Ida Husted Harper

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Ida Husted Harper (February 18, 1851 – March 14, 1931) was a prominent figure in the United States women's suffrage movement. She was an American author and journalist who wrote primarily to document the movement and show support of its ideals.

Ida was born in Fairfield, Franklin County, Indiana to John Arthur Husted and Cassandra Stoddard. By 1870, she was a school teacher in Peru, ... more »

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  • ''Men have two ways of righting their wrongs, by force and by the ballot. Both are denied to women, one by nature, the other by man.''
    Ida A. Harper 1851-1931, U.S. women's magazine contributor. Fireman's Magazine, repr. In The Woman's Magazine, pp. 423-5 (May 1887). Ida "H." Harp...
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