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Virginia Commonwealth University: Real Story Behind Famous 1915 Photograph of Richmond Suffragists

Aug 29, 2019 - Targeted News Service

[TNSscienceresearch] -- Virginia Commonwealth University issued the following news:

It began with an email exchange about the date of an often-published photograph of the Equal Suffrage League of Richmond. VCU Libraries and Library of Virginia staff were asking, was it 1915 or 1916? The photograph is part of the Adele Goodman Clark papers held in VCU Libraries Special Collections and Archives.

Ray Bonis, VCU Libraries senior research associate, began searching through early 20th-cent...