A sampling of articles about Edna’s organizing for the suffrage movement:
1915: Edna Kearns tells fellow campaigners that she places suffrage news in 35 Long Island newspapers. “Mere Man is Shy, Suffragists Learn,” The Brooklyn Daily Eagle, April 15, 1915. PDF
Other references: National Woman’s Party papers, PDF; Article about Grandmother Edna Kearns that appeared in a Long Island paper. Other sources: an award-winning story about how Edna risked her life for Votes for Women, and an article in New York History.
Above photo: Edna Kearns, far left, with family members and her parents, to the far right.
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