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[German actress Hedwig Reicher wearing costume of "Columbia" with other suffrage pageant participants standing in background in front of the Treasury Building, March 3, 1913, Washington, D.C.]
1 photographic print.
  • Title devised by Library staff based on New York Times article, March 3, 1913.
  • Caption in the photograph may refer to one of the background figures in veils: "Florence F. Noyes as 'Liberty' in suffrage pageant." The pageant featured an allegory in which Columbia summoned Justice, Charity, Liberty, Pease, and Hope to review the new crusade of women.
  • George Grantham Bain Collection (Library of Congress).
  • Reference copy in SPECIFIC SUBJ FILE - Women Politics & suffrage.
  • Published in: American women : a Library of Congress guide for the study of women's history and culture in the United States / edited by Sheridan Harvey ... [et al.]. Washington : Library of Congress, 2001, p. 33.
  • LC-B2-2501-14 deteriorated.
  • Bain Collection
  • Reicher, Hedwig--Performances--Washington (D.C.)--1910-1920.
  • Columbia (Symbolic character)--1910-1920.
  • Women--Political activity--Washington (D.C.)--1910-1920.
  • Suffragists--1910-1920.
  • Women's suffrage--Washington (D.C.)--1910-1920.
  • Pageants--Washington (D.C.)--1910-1920.
  • Photographic prints--1910-1920.
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