History of Feminist Movements in the United States. Women’s Studies 101 UW Marathon County. Waves. First Wave (early 1848-early 1920) Second Wave (1960s-1970s) Backlashes. Third Wave. THE FIRST WAVE: early 1848-early 1920. Status of Women Pre-1900s. Women as property
Women’s Studies 101
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1920: Alice Paul toasts banner in front of NWP headquarters to commemorate the ratification of the Nineteenth Amendment.
Circa 1920's: Mrs. Harvey Wiley, on phone, Miss Anita Pollitzer, Alice Paul, and unknown woman, making phone calls for the Equal Rights Amendment.