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Women's, Gender, & Sexuality Studies Resources: Women's Suffrage

A quick overview of some books, research databases and websites to get you started on your research in women's studies.

Catalog Searches

Notable American Suffragists

Search for these well known suffragists/suffragettes in the BGSU and OhioLINK catalogs, in the research databases, or online.

  • Susan B. Anthony
  • Paulina Kellogg Wright Davis
  • Margaret Fuller
  • Cynthia Leonard
  • Lucretia Mott
  • Alice Paul
  • Elizabeth Cady Stanton
  • Lucy Stone
  • Ida B. Wells
  • Victoria Woodhull

Select Research Databases


Just a few books on various viewpoints on and facets of women's suffrage. For more options, or more general books, please see the main 'Books' tab of this guide.