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Catt, Carrie Chapman 1859-1947; U.S. leader in the movement for women's suffrage
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, Carrie (Lane) Chapman 1859-1947.
American suffragist who was an organizer and president (1900-1904 and 1915-1947) of the National American Woman Suffrage Association. She organized the League of Women Voters in 1919, the year before the 19th Amendment to the U.S. Constitution was ratified.