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ms147_11_12_08; Equality; Equal rights; Women's rights; Suffrage
MS-147: Martha McClellan Brown Papers
The text of a talk given at the Cincinnati Women’s Club on February 4, 1897. McClellan Brown discusses the state of democracy, the importance of the vote as a means of advancing humankind, and the impact of the consolidation of population centers in large cities. She argues that the full power of democracy cannot be realized until all citizens enjoy the right to vote.
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