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Storytelling and News: New York’s three suffrage wagon women: Rosalie Jones, Elisabeth Freeman, Edna Kearns. Marguerite’s article about Susan B. Anthony and her fans. The Santa Claus letter and video about women’s history trails. Edna Kearns’ “Better Babies” campaign 100 years ago and her descendants today.  Let’s Rock the Cradle blogging tour. “12 Reasons why the “Spirit of 1776″ suffrage wagon is a NYS treasure.” Suffrage Wagon Cooking School has first session on roast corn. See other lessons, including how to make hot tea. “Spirit of 1776″ Wagon Day declared in New York by legislative resolution: #1. #2. Transcript of June 18, 2013 passage of the NYS Senate resolution to declare July 1, 2013 as the “Spirit of 1776″ Wagon Day. #1. #2. Put on the tea pot! a feature video and stories. Q&A for Marguerite Kearns. 

Horse-drawn suffrage wagons by Kenneth Florey: Part #1. Part #2. Automobiles and the Suffrage Movement by Kenneth Florey: Part #1. Part #2.  Long Island Suffrage Organizing: Part I. Part II. Edna Kearns: Her life story. The 1913 Washington, DC suffrage parade from the archives of Edna Buckman Kearns.  #1. #2. #3. #4. The Triangle Fire anniversary. What was Edna Kearns doing in March 100 years ago? Suffrage Tea Memorabilia by Kenneth Florey. Part #1. Part #2. Suffragette Emily Davison centennial. Story about NYS Woman Suffrage Association president Harriet May Mills who saw the “Spirit of 1776″ wagon off on its voyage to Long Island on  July 1, 1913. Video and audio about Women’s Equality Day.Visit to the Finger LakesSafe Fabric News, Nov 2013

Music: Rap about Women’s Equality Day, T. Fowler. “Oh, dear. What can the matter be?” Gerri Gribi.  “The Vote: Choose it and use it,” and “Carry on the Spirit of 1776.”  “Woman’s Rights.” Kerry AnnHamilton. “The New America.” Kerry Ann Hamilton. “The Song of all the Ages.” Erin Roth.

Marguerite’s Musings: Reflections about the upcoming Susan B. Anthony speech. “Are the chances of a 2017 suffrage centennial enhanced by recent lt. gov. choice?” Women Drivers. Driving to Texas. Remembering Toshi Seeger.  Suffragists challenged “antis” in bread baking contest.  “Will Meryl Streep win an Oscar for her role in “Suffragette” film? “I walk on my suffragist grandmother’s carpet.” Washing sweet potatoes on Thanksgiving. The saga of the lemon meringue pie, women’s suffrage style. Visit to Cradle and Cotton Country.  Blogging tour of “Cradle” included Seneca Falls. Presidential Bus Visited Seneca Falls, NY. “Bonded after wearing Grandmother Edna Kearns’ dresses.”  “Suffrage Stories Rise from the Shadows.”  “Telling the Suffrage Story.” “Grandmother Edna sent back report from 1913 suffrage parade in Washington, DC.” “Suffrage Buffs and Nuts Like Me are in Heaven.” “Happy Birthday, Grandmother Edna.” The story of NYS Gov. Martin Glynn’s “anti” wife.

Suffrage Wagon News Notes: June 2014: #1.  #2. #3. May 2014. April 2014: #1. #2. #3. March 2014. #1. #2. February 2014: #1. #2. January 2014: #1. December 2013: #1. #2. #3. #4. November 2013: #1. #2. #3. October 2013. #1. #2. September 2013. #1. #2. August 2013. #1. #2. July 2013. #1. June 2013. #1. #2. May 2013. #1. #2. #3.  April 2013. #1. March 2013February 2013January 2013December 2012. November 2012:  #1#2. October 2012: #1. #2September 2012.

Bibliography and resources for Edna Kearns and “Spirit of 1776″ wagon.

"New York Archives" article, Fall 2013Suffrage Bookshelf: New works: suffrage leader Anna Howard Shaw, and upcoming on Alice Paul. Books by Antonia Petrash and Natalie Naylor. August 2013: Review of Crossing Stones by Tara Bloyd.  July 2013: Seneca Falls novel. June 2013: Ken Florey book.  May 2013.  April 2013. #1. #2.  March 2013. December 2012: #1#2.  November 2012: #1. Suffrage books for young audiences by Tara Bloyd. 

Suffrage Wagon Quarterly Newsletter: Summer 2014.  Spring 2014. Winter 2013-14.  Fall 2013. Summer 2013. Spring 2013 Winter 2013Fall 2012, Summer 2012Spring 2012Winter 2011.

Audio Podcasts: Suffrage Wagon Audio Highlights: May 2013. Readings about the July 1913 suffrage wagon presentation. Music ad promoting Seneca Falls, NY. Featured audio interviews on Votes for Women Salon.

Suffrage Wagon’s videos. Crash course on suffrage movement through video.  Vimeo channel for videos. Youtube channel for videos. Two new videos about July 1, 2013 being the “Spirit of 1776″ Wagon Day in New York State. “Carry on the Spirit of 1776.”   “Choose it and Use it”  Videos about the suffrage wagon’s centennial: 1913-2013. See more than 20 videos including “Snapshots from the life of Edna Kearns,” “Alice Paul’s Tea Room,” “A Tribute to Susan B. Anthony,” “Suffrage Wagon Centennial,” videos on automobiles and horse-drawn wagons used in the suffrage movement, highlights of Wilmer Kearns and his suffrage activism, and much more. 

Travel/Cultural Tourism: “Trouble in Seneca Falls,” an audio podcast series –Elizabeth Cady Stanton describes developments associated with the 1848 women’s rights convention: #1  #2  #3 #4  #5 Two videos about Seneca Falls and why you should watch if you can’t visit.  Visit Seneca Falls, New York. For Alice in Wonderland fans. Virtual birthday party for Elizabeth Cady Stanton recommends a visit to Seneca Falls, NY.

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Links to articles about the 1776 wagon presentation and the Long Island 1913 suffrage organizing campaign: “Off on Caravan to Win Long Island,” The Brooklyn Daily Eagle, on July 2, 1913, PDF; “Suffragists Finish Tour of the Island,” The Daily Standard Union on August 6, 1913, PDF; “Suffragists out for a stir,” NYTimes, July 1, 1913, PDF; “Suffragists Off for Farms in Garb of ’76,” The Sun, July 2, 1913, PDF; “Suffragists Tour Island,” The Brooklyn Daily Eagle, July 9, 1913, PDF; “Came to See One Horse Shay,” The Long Islander. August 1, 1913, PDF; “Wagon Presented to Suffragettes Today,” unknown Brooklyn newspaper, July 1, 1913, PDF.

 

 

 

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