Photo, Print, Drawing Mary Gertrude Fendall, [of Maryland], and Mary Dubrow [of New Jersey].

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Title
Mary Gertrude Fendall, [of Maryland], and Mary Dubrow [of New Jersey].
Contributor Names
Harris & Ewing, Washington, D.C. (Photographer)
Created / Published
[ca. Oct. 1918-June 1919]
Subject Headings
-  Suffragists--United States--1910-1920
-  Women--Suffrage--Washington (D.C.)
-  Women--Suffrage--Maryland
-  National Woman's Party--Buildings--1910-1920
-  Dubrow, Mary
-  Fendall, Mary Gertrude
-  Petitions
-  Photographs
-  United States -- District of Columbia
-  United States -- New Jersey
-  United States -- Maryland
Genre
Photographs
Notes
-  Title and name and address of photographer transcribed from item.
-  Summary: Mary Gertrude Fendall (left) and Mary Dubrow (right) standing outside what is likely National Woman's Party headquarters, holding between them a large sign containing text of a Resolution Addressed to Senator Edward J. Gay with a long unrolled sheet of paper, presumably signatures on a petition, laying on the ground in front of them.
-  Date supplied based on content of resolution shown in photograph, which is addressed to Senator Edward J. Gay, and mentions that "President Woodrow Wilson has urged the passage of the Federal Suffrage amendment before the Senate of the United States and again recently before the whole Congress of the United States as a necessary War and Reconstruction Measure . . ." Wilson first publicly declared his support for the amendment on Jan. 9, 1918. He asked the Senate to pass the amendment as a war measure on Sept. 30, 1918. The amendment was passed in the House on May 21, 1919, and in the Senate on June 4, 1919.
Medium
1 photograph: print; 4 x 6 in.
Call Number/Physical Location
Location: National Woman's Party Records, Group I, Container I:150, Folder: Dubrow, Mary
Source Collection
Records of the National Woman's Party
Repository
Manuscript Division
Digital Id
http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.mss/mnwp.150002
Online Format
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Chicago citation style:

Harris & Ewing, Washington, D.C. Mary Gertrude Fendall, of Maryland, and Mary Dubrow of New Jersey. United States Washington D.C. Maryland New Jersey, 1918. [ca. Oct. -June 1919] Photograph. https://www.loc.gov/item/mnwp000364/.

APA citation style:

Harris & Ewing, W. (1918) Mary Gertrude Fendall, of Maryland, and Mary Dubrow of New Jersey. United States Washington D.C. Maryland New Jersey, 1918. [ca. Oct. -June 1919] [Photograph] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/mnwp000364/.

MLA citation style:

Harris & Ewing, Washington, D.C. Mary Gertrude Fendall, of Maryland, and Mary Dubrow of New Jersey. [ca. Oct. -June 1919] Photograph. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/mnwp000364/>.

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