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Name Hooker, Edith Houghton, 1878-1948

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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 Scrapbook Collection - 1944.026

National Woman's Party Scrapbook Collection - 1944.026

The scrapbook has a worn and faded green fabric cover. A torn paper label affixed to the binding reads "National Woman's Party/Alva Belmont House/Capitol Hill/Washington, D.C." with the title "CLIPPINGS ON DELEGATION TO INTERNATIONAL/WOMAN SUFFRAGE ALLIANCE, PARIS/MAY 30, - JUNE 6, 1926." One of the two screws binding the scrapbook is missing. Pages have torn corners and edges. The pages and newspaper clippings have discolored and become brittle over time. Some pages are detached from the scrapbook, and there are loose newspaper clippings. There are rusty paper clips attaching some newspaper clippings to pages. The content of the clippings is related to the opinions, goals and activiti

Image of National Woman's Party Photograph Collection - 1910.001.317.01

National Woman's Party Photograph Collection - 1910.001.317.01

formal portriat of Edith Houghton Hooker wearing a white top with a dark jacket, which appears to have a ruffled edge. she also wears a necklace and looks at the camera.

Image of National Woman's Party Photograph Collection - 1910.001.317.02

National Woman's Party Photograph Collection - 1910.001.317.02

formal portriat of Edith Houghton Hooker wearing a white top with a dark jacket, which appears to have a ruffled edge. she also wears a necklace and looks at the camera. written on back, "Mrs. Donald R. Hooker, Baltimore MD, who will speak at Women's Party congress, Seneca Falls July 21."

Image of National Woman's Party Photograph Collection - 1910.001.318

National Woman's Party Photograph Collection - 1910.001.318

portriat of Edith Houghton Hooker wearing a white dress with a necklaces. she sits with two small girls on either side of her, the children both wear white and a bow in their hair, they both look at the camera and Edith looks down to the child on her right.

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 - 1922.001.003

National Woman's Party Photograph Collection - 1922.001.003

Photograph of eight National Woman's Party members outside on the steps in front of a building. Top row, left to right: Maud Younger, rest of women unidentified; Bottom row, left to right: Edith Houghton Hooker, Alva Belmont, unidentified woman, Elsie Hill (?).

Image of Photographic Records of the National Woman's Party-Action Photos - 1933.001.003

Photographic Records of the National Woman's Party-Action Photos - 1933.001.003

A group of leaders at the Conference of Woman's Party Workers held in Washington, D.C., May 27-28, 1933, is seen in the Garden of the Dodge Hotel. Typed on accompanying sheet on the verso: "From left to right, seated: Florence Bayard Hilles, Chairman of the National Council of the National Woman's Party, and Edith Houghton Hooker, Chairman of the Committee on Organization. From left to right, standing: Emilie A. Doetsch, Chairman, General Committee on Arrangements; Amelia H. Walker (carrying an issue of Equal Rights), Toastmistress at the luncheon on May 27, and Rebekah Greathouse, Co-Chairman with Edwina Austin Avery (not pictured) of the Commitee on Local Arrangements. Equal Rights, J

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."

Photographic Records of the National Woman's Party-Individual Portraits - SEBE-P-2541

Group of women standing outside of the United States Capitol, most wearing NWP sashes and some holding copies of Equal Rights, the weekly newspaper of the NWP. Numbers written on front of image correspond to identification written on the verso. 2 copies. Written on the verso of Copy 1: 1. Unidentified 2. Unidentified 3. Unidentified 4. Edith Ainge, N.Y. 5. Margaret Fay Whittemore, Mich. 6. Unidentified 7. Mrs. Donald Hooker, MD 8. Unidentified 9. Burnita Shelton Matthews, Mississippi 10. Unidentified 11. Josephine Day Bennett, Conn. 12. Florence Bayard Hilles, Delaware 13. Adelaide Johnson, Sculptor 14. Unidentified 15. Mrs. Dora G. Ogle 16. Unidentified 17. Mrs. Charles M

Photographic Records of the National Woman's Party-Individual Portraits - SEBE-P-2542

Group of women standing and/or seated outside of what appears to be the NWP Headquarters. Tricolor flags in the background. Labeled in white, "National Woman's Party May 8, 1925 Wash. D.C." Two copies. On copy 1, numbers written on the front below women which correspond to identification written on the verso. Written on the verso of copy 1: 1. Mrs. E. Allender, D.C. 2. Lucy Branham, MD 3. Margaret Whittemore 4. Forence Bayard Hilles 5. Mrs. Corbett Ashby, England 6. Mrs. Donald Hooker, MD 7. Alice Paul 8. Burnita Shelton Matthews 9. Florence B. Boeckel 10. Edith Ainge

Photographic Records of the National Woman's Party-Individual Portraits - SEBE-P-2554

Group of women standing and/or seated outside of NWP Headquarters (?). Two tricolor flags in background. Identification taken from a similar image.