9 May 1901
Elizabeth Greer Coit dies at her house on Monroe Avenue, Columbus, Ohio.
26 October 1902
Elizabeth Cady Stanton dies in Seneca Falls, New York.
13 March 1906
Susan B. Anthony dies in Rochester, New York.
Support for women's suffrage dies; this period becomes known as "the doldrums."
Harriet Stanton Blatch organizes Women's Political Union; tries new militant tactic of "open-air meetings" -- taking woman's suffrage to the streets and using speeches to confront men.
Belle Coit Kelton along with others form new Columbus Equal Suffrage Association.
24 February 1908
In Muller v. State of Oregon U.S. supreme court upholds legality of Oregon's 10-hour workday law for women in industry.
Carrie Chapman Catt organizes National Woman Suffrage Association; does not approve of militant tactics.
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