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Not for Ourselves Alone: The Story of Elizabeth Cady Stanton & Susan B. Anthony 

The story of Elizabeth Stanton and Susan B. Anthony and their life long fight to bring equal rights to women.
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Won 1 Primetime Emmy. Another 1 win. See more awards »

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(1 episode, 1999)
(1 episode, 1999)
Lorie Barnum ...
 Herself (executive director, Susan B. Anthony House) (1 episode, 1999)
Kathleen Barry ...
 Herself (biographer) (1 episode, 1999)
Tim Clark
(1 episode, 1999)
(1 episode, 1999)
(1 episode, 1999)
Ellen Carol Dubois ...
 Herself (historian) (1 episode, 1999)
(1 episode, 1999)
Ruth Dyk ...
 Herself (voter, 1920) (1 episode, 1999)
Ronnie Gilbert ...
 Elizabeth Cady Stanton (1 episode, 1999)
Ann Gordon ...
 Herself (historian) (1 episode, 1999)
Elisabeth Griffith ...
 Herself (biographer) (1 episode, 1999)
Ethel Hall ...
 Herself (voter, 1920) (1 episode, 1999)
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 Susan B. Anthony (1 episode, 1999)
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 Narrator (1 episode, 1999)
(1 episode, 1999)
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 Herself (biographer) (1 episode, 1999)
Sally Roesch Wagner ...
 Herself (historian) (1 episode, 1999)
Judith Wellman ...
 Herself (historian) (1 episode, 1999)
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The difference made by moral courage
13 April 2005 | by (USA) – See all my reviews

This mini-series is a bit challenging for those who don't remember some of the "routine" of the CIVIL_WAR (Ken Burns mini-series)documentary PBS episodes. For all of us who were impressed by the coordination of music with period still photography and enthusiastic people to give a personal "spin" on the history being recounted, this is a great tool to make history come alive. The two women have been under-appreciated and this well-timed presentation goes a long way to bringing them out of the shadows into the limelight. Kudos to the producers and backers of this educational documentary that gets it right - - women's voting mattered in a land that claims to be "home of the brave" !


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