Resources


In preparation for the campaign launch we found many interesting resources about the movie and the historical events portrayed. Enjoy!

History – Primary Resources:

April, 1913 copy of “The Crisis,” a journal printed by the NAACP
https://library.brown.edu/pdfs/1305049404828129.pdf

Richmond Times-Dispatch article: “Colored Women in Suffrage Parade,” March 2, 1913
https://chroniclingamerica.loc.gov/lccn/sn85038615/1913-03-02/ed-1/seq-2.pdf

Woman’s Journal and Suffrage News article: “Parade Struggles to Victory Despite Disgraceful Scenes,” March 8, 1913
https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Woman%27s_Journal_of_March_8,_1913.jpg

History – Secondary Resources:

Washington Post article: “The Day the Deltas Marched Into History,” March 1, 2013
https://www.washingtonpost.com/opinions/the-day-the-deltas-marched-into-history/2013/03/01/eabbf130-811d-11e2-b99e-6baf4ebe42df_story.html

LA Times article: “In 1917, the ‘Night of Terror’ at a Virginia Prison changed history. Now it’s a site of beauty,” November 12, 2017
http://www.latimes.com/travel/la-tr-woman-occoquan-20171112-htmlstory.html

Movie Resources:

The official “Iron Jawed Angels” website
http://iron-jawed-angels.com

Curriculum / guide (fabulous!)
http://www.teachwithmovies.org/guides/iron-jawed-angels.html

Student projects / blogs
http://ironjawedangelsjcom2010.blogspot.com
http://ironjawedangelsmediasmarts.blogspot.com

Memorializing Women in Virginia:

Turning Point Suffragist Memorial, Occoquan, Virginia
https://suffragistmemorial.org

Women’s Monument Memorial Plaza, Richmond, Virginia
http://womensmonumentcom.virginia.gov