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Name White, Sue Shelton, 1887-1943
Places of residence Jackson, Tennessee
Occupation Chairman of National Woman's Party in Tennessee

Associated Records

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 Photograph Collection - 1910.001.213

National Woman's Party Photograph Collection - 1910.001.213

Group shot of women of the National Woman's Party and a few men on the day Rebecca Felton sat for Congress. Women from left to right are, Lavinia Egan, unknown, unknown, unknown, Rebecca Felton, Edith Ainge, unknown, unknown, unknown, Maude Younger, unknown, unknown, unknow, Sue White, and Sarah Grogan

Image of Photographic Records of the National Woman's Party-Action Photos - 1919.001.014

Photographic Records of the National Woman's Party-Action Photos - 1919.001.014

Sue White, wearing a suffragist sash, stands above a large crowd that has gathered before her in the street. Several cars are in the street behind the crowd. "Page #26" written on the verso.

Image of Photographic Records of the National Woman's Party-Action Photos - 1919.001.015

Photographic Records of the National Woman's Party-Action Photos - 1919.001.015

Suffrage speaker Sue White, wearing a suffragist sash, stands above the large crowd around her on a street in South Carolina. Many cars are parked along the street behind her. A nearby clock gives a time of approximately 2:00 P.M. 2 copies. "Page #23" written on the verso.

Image of Photographic Records of the National Woman's Party-Action Photos - 1919.001.016

Photographic Records of the National Woman's Party-Action Photos - 1919.001.016

Suffrage speaker Sue White, wearing a suffragist sash, stands above the large crowd around her on a street in South Carolina. Many cars are parked along the street behind her. A nearby clock gives a time of approximately 2:00 P.M. 2 copies.

Image of Photographic Records of the National Woman's Party-Action Photos - 1919.001.017

Photographic Records of the National Woman's Party-Action Photos - 1919.001.017

Sue White stands above the crowd to speak. Elizabeth Selden Rogers is seated in the car in center. The car is decorated with tricolor flags. "Page #24" written on the verso.

Image of Photographic Records of the National Woman's Party-Action Photos - 1919.001.018

Photographic Records of the National Woman's Party-Action Photos - 1919.001.018

Suffrage speaker Sue White standing above a large crowd on a street in South Carolina. The car she is standing in is decorated with suffrage banners and tricolor flags. The adjacent building houses the Hope Davis Co. store. "Page #25" written on the verso.

Image of Photographic Records of the National Woman's Party-Action Photos - 1919.001.023

Photographic Records of the National Woman's Party-Action Photos - 1919.001.023

From left to right, Miss Mary Winsor, Mrs. Pauline Adams, Miss Sue White, Mrs. John Rogers, Miss Cora Week, and Mrs. Raymond Hunt, stand together outside, wearing their suffragist sashes. Mrs. Pauline Adams carries a tricolor flag. There are two small baskets on the ground in front of Cora Week. "Page #27" written on the verso.

Image of Photographic Records of the National Woman's Party-Action Photos - 1919.001.031

Photographic Records of the National Woman's Party-Action Photos - 1919.001.031

A group of suffragists stand together during the Prison Special Tour in El Paso, Texas. From left to right: Mrs. [Elizabeth S.] John Rogers, Miss Lucy ---, Miss Sue White, Miss Bertha Arnold, Miss Vida Milholland, Mrs. [Amelia Himes] Robert Walker, Mrs. [Pauline] Walter Adams, Mrs. Raymond Hunt, Miss Lucy Burns, Mrs. [Sarah T.] A.R. Colvin, Miss Cora Week, Miss Gladys Greiner, Miss Mary Ingham.

Image of Photographic Records of the National Woman's Party-Action Photos - 1919.001.060.02

Photographic Records of the National Woman's Party-Action Photos - 1919.001.060.02

Left to right (row 1): unknown, Gladys Greiner, Lucy Ewing, Lucy Branham, Amelia Himes Walker, and Pauline Adams; (row 2): Mabel Vernon, Mary Ingham, Mrs. John Rogers, Bertha Arnold, Sue White, Vida Milholland, unknown, Edith Ainge, unknown, Cora Weeks, unknown, unknown; (row 3): Mrs. W.D. Ascough and Lucy Burns arriving in Charleston, South Carolina for the Prison Special Tour. 2 copies.

Image of Photographic Records of the National Woman's Party-Action Photos - 1920.001.029

Photographic Records of the National Woman's Party-Action Photos - 1920.001.029

From left to right, Mrs. Richard Wainwright, Sue White, and Abby Scott Baker attending the Supreme Court hearing on the Ohio Referendum Case.

Image of Photographic Records of the National Woman's Party-Action Photos - 1920.001.030

Photographic Records of the National Woman's Party-Action Photos - 1920.001.030

Written on the verso: "L - R: Mrs. Richard Wainwright, D.C., Miss Sue White, Tenn., Mrs. Abby Scott Baker, D.C., going into the Supreme Court to hear decision in Ohio Case, challenging Ohio's ratification of the Federal Suffrage Amendment, 1920."

Image of Photographic Records of the National Woman's Party-Action Photos - 1920.001.044

Photographic Records of the National Woman's Party-Action Photos - 1920.001.044

Sue White, the National Woman's Party Tennessee State Chairman, meets Presidential candidate Senator Warren G. Harding to ask for his aid in the suffrage fight. She is wearing the suffragist sash. "Page #63" written on the verso.

Image of Photographic Records of the National Woman's Party-Action Photos - 1920.001.053

Photographic Records of the National Woman's Party-Action Photos - 1920.001.053

Suffragists Sue White (left) and Mrs. W.C. Jackson (right) of Munfreesboro standing outside the National Woman's Party headquarters in Nashville, Tennessee during the state's ratification campaign in 1920. "Page #58" written on the verso.

Image of Photographic Records of the National Woman's Party-Action Photos - 1920.001.056.01

Photographic Records of the National Woman's Party-Action Photos - 1920.001.056.01

A group standing outside the National Woman's Party headquarters in Nashville, Tennessee, during the 1920 state campaign for ratification. 4 copies. Accompanying negative labeled 1920.1.56N. Typed on accompanying sheet on the verso: "NWP Headquarters in Nashville, TN, in which the campaign for ratification of the suffrage amendment is being conducted, photographed on the day that Parley P. Christensen nominee for the new Farmer-Labor Party addressed a mass meeting, urging immediate ratification." Left to right: Rankin Smith, central trades and labor council; Jim F. Nicholson, Business Manager of the Machinist; W.C. Birthright, Secretary of the Tennessee Federation of Labor; Mrs. Anne

Image of Photographic Records of the National Woman's Party-Action Photos - 1920.001.056.02

Photographic Records of the National Woman's Party-Action Photos - 1920.001.056.02

A group standing outside the National Woman's Party headquarters in Nashville, Tennessee, during the 1920 state campaign for ratification. 4 copies. Typed on accompanying sheet on the verso: "NWP Headquarters in Nashville, TN, in which the campaign for ratification of the suffrage amendment is being conducted, photographed on the day that Parley P. Christensen nominee for the new Farmer-Labor Party addressed a mass meeting, urging immediate ratification." Left to right: Rankin Smith, central trades and labor council; Jim F. Nicholson, Business Manager of the Machinist; W.C. Birthright, Secretary of the Tennessee Federation of Labor; Mrs. Anne Calvert Neely, Mississippi State Chairman of

Image of Photographic Records of the National Woman's Party-Action Photos - 1920.001.056.03

Photographic Records of the National Woman's Party-Action Photos - 1920.001.056.03

A group standing outside of the NWP Headquarters in Nashville, Tennessee, in which the campaign for ratification of the suffrage amendment was being conducted. This picture was taken on the day that Parley P. Christensen nominee for the new Farmer-Labor Party addressed a mass meeting, urging immediate ratification. 4 copies. Pictured (left to right): Rankin Smith, central trades and labor council; Jim F. Nicholson, Business Manager of the Machinist; W.C. Birthright, Secretary of the Tennessee Federation of Labor; Mrs. Anne Calvert Neely, Mississippi State Chairman of the NWP; W.M. Mitchell; Mrs. Mabel Reber, of New York, Mrs. Walter C. Jackson of Murfreesboro; Mrs. Florence Bayard Hilles,

Image of Photographic Records of the National Woman's Party-Action Photos - 1920.001.056.04

Photographic Records of the National Woman's Party-Action Photos - 1920.001.056.04

A group standing outside of the NWP Headquarters in Nashville, Tennessee, in which the campaign for ratification of the suffrage amendment was being conducted. This picture was taken on the day that Parley P. Christensen nominee for the new Farmer-Labor Party addressed a mass meeting, urging immediate ratification. 4 copies. Pictured (left to right): Rankin Smith, central trades and labor council; Jim F. Nicholson, Business Manager of the Machinist; W.C. Birthright, Secretary of the Tennessee Federation of Labor; Mrs. Anne Calvert Neely, Mississippi State Chairman of the NWP; W.M. Mitchell; Mrs. Mabel Reber, of New York, Mrs. Walter C. Jackson of Murfreesboro; Mrs. Florence Bayard Hilles,

Photographic Records of the National Woman's Party-Action Photos - 1920.001.056.05-NEG

A group standing outside the National Woman's Party headquarters in Nashville, Tennessee, during the 1920 state campaign for ratification. 4 copies. Accompanying negative labeled 1920.1.56N. Typed on accompanying sheet on the verso: "NWP Headquarters in Nashville, TN, in which the campaign for ratification of the suffrage amendment is being conducted, photographed on the day that Parley P. Christensen nominee for the new Farmer-Labor Party addressed a mass meeting, urging immediate ratification." Left to right: Rankin Smith, central trades and labor council; Jim F. Nicholson, Business Manager of the Machinist; W.C. Birthright, Secretary of the Tennessee Federation of Labor; Mrs. Anne