Black Quotidian: Everyday History in African-American NewspapersMain MenuIntroductionAfrican-American Newspapers & Everyday Black HistoryProject Motivation, Methodology, and Scholarly ContributionWomen in African-American NewspapersBlack History 365Popular PostsMatthew F. Delmont01529ec942d3dadc44eb5d89f6fd4cc939ac378a
October 25, 1928
1media/PT 10-25-28.jpg2016-10-25T05:54:05+00:00Matthew F. Delmont01529ec942d3dadc44eb5d89f6fd4cc939ac378a3854plain2016-10-25T06:01:38+00:00Matthew F. Delmont01529ec942d3dadc44eb5d89f6fd4cc939ac378aOn October 25, 1928, the Philadelphia Tribune reported that Daisy Lampkin was working to support the Republican presidential ticket of Herbert Hoover and Charles Curtis. Lampkin had been active in politics for over a decade, working to advance women's suffrage in her hometown of Pittsburgh as a member of the Lucy Stoner League. For the 1928 campaign, she served as the Director of Women's Activities, Colored Voter's Division for the states of New Jersey, Pennsylvania, Maryland, Delaware, West Virginia, and Virginia. "Women workers in each State report that both town and ward meetings are being held regularly, and contacts are being secured through interviews and group meetings," the Tribune reported. "In the States under her supervision, Mrs. Lampkin reports detailed and intensive work in the organization of Hoover-Curtis clubs." (Click to view article PDF).
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