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Name Hill, Elsie Mary, 1883-1970
Notes See newspaper clippings in scrapbook (1944.007).
Spouse Alfred Levitt

Associated Records

Image of National Woman's Party Scrapbook Collection - 1944.001.002

National Woman's Party Scrapbook Collection - 1944.001.002

The scrapbook contains newspaper clippings, photographs, pamphlets, and ephemera related to the National Woman's Party between 1929 and 1938. The scrapbook has a front cover of faux green leather with Scrap Book in the center rectangle surrounded by an ornamental border and a plain faux leather back. The scrapbook is bound by a string. Numerous pages are not bound and there are loose items.

Image of National Woman's Party Scrapbook Collection - 1944.001.003

National Woman's Party Scrapbook Collection - 1944.001.003

The scrapbook contains portrait photographs and biographical information on members of the National Woman's Party as well as group photos, newspaper clippings, and ephemera. The scrapbook has a front cover of faux beige leather with "Scrap Book" in the center rectangle surrounded by an ornamental border and a plain faux leather back. The scrapbook is bound by a string. Numerous pages are not bound and there are loose items.

Image of National Woman's Party Scrapbook Collection - 1944.007

National Woman's Party Scrapbook Collection - 1944.007

The scrapbook contains newspaper clippings dating from 1926 to 1928 on political, societal, and economic issues related to women and the objectives the National Woman's Party. The scrapbook has a black cloth cover. In the upper left corner of the front cover, The Ideal Scrap Book is impressed in gold lettering. A small, torn piece of a label remains on the front cover. The scrapbook was originally bound, but many pages are not secured by the black string. Many of the pages are discolored and rippled, and glue dots are exposed. There are loose newspaper clippings.

Image of National Woman's Party Printing Block Collection - 1913.137

National Woman's Party Printing Block Collection - 1913.137

Metal printing plate attached to wood block with paper backing and paper attached to sides. Block consists of three photos arranged in a montage. The first photo depicts a large group of men and women at an outdoor event. Foreground is people sitting on the ground, or on folding chairs. Background is group assembly and trees. Photo has the number 3 in a circle in the lower right corner. The second, or middle, photo is situated behind the others, with the corners of the other photos obscuring the edges of the middle photo. The middle photo depicts a woman standing in an open-topped car, with her hands in the air, gesturing as she addresses a crowd. This photo has the number 2 in a ci

Image of National Woman's Party Printing Block Collection - 1913.138

National Woman's Party Printing Block Collection - 1913.138

Metal printing plate attached to wood block with small nails; block has paper backing. Printing plate is a photo-engraving of a woman driving in an open car carrying a large sign with the words, "Vote Against Wilson - he kept us out of Suffrage." The background of the photo is the facade of a building with an ornate archway. Flags are displayed in front of the building. The wood block is ink-stained. The right edge of the block contains a small stamp of the numbers "107". The bottom edge of the block has a strip of paper with the words, "Miss Elsie Hill Campaigning - C -lorado". The left edge of the block has penciled numbers and letters: "OT 527". The back of the block is covered wit

Image of National Woman's Party Photograph Collection - 1910.001.281

National Woman's Party Photograph Collection - 1910.001.281

photo Elsie Mary Hill wearing a hat, coat and animal furt. over her coat is a tri color sash and a banner is behind her.

Image of National Woman's Party Photograph Collection - 1910.001.282.01

National Woman's Party Photograph Collection - 1910.001.282.01

formal head shot of Elsie Mary Hill waring a dress with a wide white collar she looks at the camera. her body has been faded out to blend in with the background.

Image of National Woman's Party Photograph Collection - 1910.001.282.02

National Woman's Party Photograph Collection - 1910.001.282.02

formal head shot of Esie Mary Hill waring a dress with a wide white collar she looks at the camera. her body has been faded out to blend in with the background.

Image of National Woman's Party Photograph Collection - 1910.001.283

National Woman's Party Photograph Collection - 1910.001.283

negative of a formal head shot of Elsie Mary Hill wearing a black dress looking to the left of the frame.

Image of National Woman's Party Photograph Collection - 1910.001.284.01

National Woman's Party Photograph Collection - 1910.001.284.01

formal head shot of Elsie Mary Hill wearing a black dress looking to the left of the frame.

Image of National Woman's Party Photograph Collection - 1910.001.284.02

National Woman's Party Photograph Collection - 1910.001.284.02

formal head shot of Elsie Mary Hill wearing a black dress looking to the left of the frame.

Image of National Woman's Party Photograph Collection - 1910.001.284.03

National Woman's Party Photograph Collection - 1910.001.284.03

formal head shot of Elsie Mary Hill wearing a black dress looking to the left of the frame. on back, "Miss Elsie Hill of redding, Connecticut, a memeber of the National Council of the National Woman's Party, who is a guest at Alva Belmont House, the Headquarters of the National Woman's party while assisting with the legislative work for Equal Rights for mena nd women. In the 1932 political campaign in Connecticut, Miss Hill was the candidate for Congress of the New Independent Party in the District represented for elven terms by her republican father, the late Ebenezer J. Hill. Miss hill was the first woman to be nominated for Congress in her native state. She is the wife of Albert Levitt

Image of National Woman's Party Photograph Collection - 1915.001.181

National Woman's Party Photograph Collection - 1915.001.181

Suffrage campaign; members of the National Woman's Party National Council. Left to right: Mrs. Henry O. Havemeyer, Annie Porritt, Mrs. George Day, Mary Winsor, Alva Belmont, Eunice Dana Brannan, Sophie Meredith, Elsie Hill - 1915. Writing on top left-hand corner.

Image of National Woman's Party Photograph Collection - 1916.001.119

National Woman's Party Photograph Collection - 1916.001.119

Suffrage campaign; NWP activities in Colorado. Donkey with a sign on it that reads: "It Means Freedom for Women to Vote Against the Party this Donkey Represents." Elsie Hill speaking - 1916.

Image of National Woman's Party Photograph Collection - 1924.001.013

National Woman's Party Photograph Collection - 1924.001.013

grou pof three woman and a man stand in front of building the women all wear hats. on back, "Pres Lentz, Marbel Vernon, Elise Hille, Miss Colburn, American Insurance Union."

Photographic Records of the National Woman's Party-Action Photos - 1919.001.064

Elsie Hill (left) and Katherine A. Morey (right) stand behind the bars of their prison cell. A large American flag is woven through the bars. The number twelve is above their cell. On accompanying article on verso: Title: " 'Suffs' Threaten Hub Hunger Strike" Caption under picture: "Miss Elsie Hill of Norfolk, CT, at left, and Miss Katherine A. Morey of Brookline, photographed in their cell today." Photo missing from file as of 04/05/2017

Image of Photographic Records of the National Woman's Party-Action Photos - 1922.001.001

Photographic Records of the National Woman's Party-Action Photos - 1922.001.001

A group of National Woman's Party members together for a meeting after the reorganization of the NWP in 1922. Written on the verso: "First meeting of national council after reorganization of National Woman's Party. Left to right - top row: Mrs. O. H. P. Belmont, Mrs. Boeckel, Mrs. Hooker, ------, Miss Younger, Miss Jackson, ------, Miss Sue White, Miss Elsie Hill" and "34413."

Image of National Woman's Party Photograph Collection - 1923.001.064

National Woman's Party Photograph Collection - 1923.001.064

formal head shot of Esie Mary Hill wearing a black dress looking at the camera, she wears a jail door pin on her right shoulder. on back, "Miss Elsie Hill, chairman of the National Council fo the Woamn's Party, and prominent in the dedication of the Party's headquarters on May 21st, who will speak at the convention of the Just Government League in Balitmore on May 20th.

Image of Photographic Records of the National Woman's Party-Action Photos - 1933.001.004

Photographic Records of the National Woman's Party-Action Photos - 1933.001.004

Left to right: Unidentified woman, Anita Pollitzer, of South Carolina, Florence Bayard Hilles, of Delware, Mrs. Harvey Wiley, of Washington, D.C., Elsie Hill, of Connecticut, Edith Hooker, of Maryland, Mrs. Clarence Smith (Jane Norman Smith), of New York attending an NWP council meeting during the Delaware Biennial.

Image of Photographic Records of the National Woman's Party-Action Photos - 1934.001.001

Photographic Records of the National Woman's Party-Action Photos - 1934.001.001

Members of the National Council at a spring meeting gathered on the patio of the Alva Belmont House. Written on the verso: "National Council in garden of Alva Belmont House at spring meeting, May, 1934. Left to right, sitting: Mrs. Clarence Smith [Jane Norman Smith], Doris Stevens, Mrs. John Jay White, Mrs. A.R. Colvin (Chairman) [Sarah Tarleton Colvin], Mrs. Harvey W. Wiley [Anna Kelton Wiley], Miss Alice Paul, Mrs. Donald Hooker [Edith Houghton Hooker] Left to right, standing: Dora Ogle, Alma Lutz, Laura Berrien, Nina Allender, Rebecca Greathouse, Elsie Hill, Maud Younger, Florence Hilles, Anita Pollitzer, Marguerite Smith."