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A group of anti-suffrage leaders who organized a barge excursion up the Hudson River for a Decoration Day picnic in New York, 1913 (from left): Mrs. George Phillips, Mrs. K.B. Lapham, Miss Burnham, Mrs. Everett P. Wheeler, Mrs. John A. Church. Library of Congress hide caption

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