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No Votes for WomenThe New York State Anti-Suffrage Movement$
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Susan Goodier

Print publication date: 2013

Print ISBN-13: 9780252037474

Published to Illinois Scholarship Online: April 2017

DOI: 10.5406/illinois/9780252037474.001.0001

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Antis Win the New York State Campaign, 1912–1915

Antis Win the New York State Campaign, 1912–1915

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(p.67) 3. Antis Win the New York State Campaign, 1912–1915
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No Votes for Women
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Susan Goodier

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University of Illinois Press
DOI:10.5406/illinois/9780252037474.003.0004

Activities of the anti-suffrage movement ebbed and flowed with those of the suffrage movement, suggesting the responsive nature of both movements. This chapter focuses on this process. The leadership of Alice Hill Chittenden, elected in the fall of 1912 to serve as president of the New York State Association Opposed to Woman Suffrage, accounts for the increased politicization of the anti-suffrage movement. Anti-suffragists won this battle, apparent in the results of the November 1915 referendum. However, it is also apparent by 1915 that anti-suffrage leaders faced serious challenges to their campaign to prevent enfranchisement, leading to a far different campaign for the 1917 referendum.

Keywords:   suffrage movement, voting rights, women's rights, anti-suffrage movement, Alice Hill Chittenden, New York State Association Opposed to Woman Suffrage, enfranchisement

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