Anti-Suffrage Movement

The resources below may be useful for locating additional information on the anti-suffrage movement. The amount of material available on the Suffrage Movement makes it difficult to create a comprehensive list; thus this is meant to only be a starting point. Many of these materials can be found in Rochester area libraries. Search to find out where you can get these materials.

  • The case against woman suffrage, published in 1915.
  • Benjamin, Anne Myra Goodman. A history of the anti-suffrage movement in the United States from 1895 to 1920: women against equality. Lewiston: Edwin Mellen Press, c1991.
  • Bushnell, Horace. Women’s Suffrage: the Reform Against Nature. Washington: Zenger Pub. Co., 1978, c1869.
  • Camhi, Jane Jerome. Women Against Women: American Anti-Suffragism, 1880-1920. Brooklyn, N.Y.: Carlson Pub., 1994.
  • Parkman, Francis. Some of the Reasons Against Woman Suffrage. Published in the 1800s. (Pamphlet)