Tag: suffrage movement

What about “suffragents” like Wilmer Kearns in the first wave of the women’s rights movement?

Book by Brooke Kroeger about the men supporters of the women’s rights first wave says such involvement was remarkable and it has no precedent today….


A visit to Suffrage Wagon Cafe…

Marguerite Kearns pays a visit to Suffrage Wagon Cafe with a video and description of a great meal……


“Spirit of 1776” suffrage wagon turmoil!

VIDEO: What does a story about George Washington’s spies and a suffrage campaign wagon used by Edna Kearns have to do with women’s history? …


Women continue persisting when getting the word out!

I met Sue Lean (shown here) at the opening of the “Votes for Women” exhibit at the New York State Museum in Albany, NY last November. We’d been in touch on the phone and by way of email. Sue stands out for her enthusiasm about suffrage centennials as well as the terrific vintage outfits she…


Videos from Suffrage Wagon Cooking School!

      Make Chinese Fortune Cookies at Suffrage Wagon Cooking School on Vimeo. Chinese fortune cookies on Vimeo. How to make hot tea at Suffrage Wagon Cooking School on Vimeo. How to make great coffee at Suffrage Wagon Cooking School on Vimeo. Our hats off to Suffrage Wagon Cooking School recipes! on Vimeo. Sign…


Books that illuminate how women won the vote: Suffrage Wagon Book Shelf

Books from Suffrage Wagon Book Shelf on Vimeo. Women Will Vote: Winning Suffrage in New York State, available in September 2017, celebrates the 2017 centenary of women’s right to full suffrage in New York State. Authors Susan Goodier and Karen Pastorello highlight the activism of rural, urban, African American, Jewish, immigrant, and European American women, as well…


Roast corn—one of our favorite recipes from Suffrage Wagon Cooking School

It’s August and fresh corn is coming in from the fields. Don’t boil it or keep it in the fridge until it’s hard and stale. Rush immediately to the best source of fresh corn and cook it ASAP. Chef Cutting shares his secrets as well as a delicious way to roast corn with the husks…


Inez Milholland French Onion Soup at Suffrage Wagon Cooking School

Inez Milholland French Onion Soup at Suffrage Wagon Cooking School on Vimeo. It can get cold in upstate New York where Inez Milholland grew in Essex County. Inez Milholland is America’s suffrage martyr and November 25, 2016 was the 100th anniversary of her death. We’re preparing the Inez Milholland French Onion Soup at Suffrage Wagon Cooking…


Susan B. Anthony’s Trial for Voting Makes for a Great Program on August 26th!!!

News Notes for Women’s Suffrage Centennial events & celebrations! on Vimeo. Thinking about a special event for your friends, organization or club? Go straight to the source: Susan B. Anthony’s arrest in 1872 and her trial for voting. The trial is a hit with audiences if you’re looking for an event honoring Susan. The internet is…


Votes for Women: Video stories from the Suffrage Wagon News Channel archive!

Just follow the Suffrage Wagon and then see what happens… on Vimeo. Suffrage videos you might enjoy from our archive: The story of the “Spirit of 1776” suffrage wagon told by an award-winning video. Rosalie Jones and her Band of Suffrage Activists Marched to Albany, NY in 1914 on Vimeo. New York Suffrage Parades: “The Song of…