America's Victoria : remembering Victoria Woodhull

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  • Creator presented by Zoie Films
  • Format Videos, Slides, Films
  • Contributors
  • Publication 56 min. version. New York, NY : Distributed by Women Make Movies, [1995] ©1995
  • Physical Details
    • 1 videocassette (52 min.) : sound, color with black and white sequences ; 1/2 in
  • OCLC ocm44792165
  • Credits
    • Featuring Kate Capshaw as the voice of Victoria Woodhull
    • Produced, directed, and written by Victoria Weston ; original music by Beth Ertz ; narrator, Robert Mayer Evans

Summary

  • Victoria Woodhull was the first woman to run for President of the United States. She ran on a free love ticket as the candidate from the Equal Rights Party in 1872, and the freed slave Frederick Douglas ran as her vice-presidential candidate. Victoria fought for women's suffrage and also promoted Anglo-American co-operation and friendship.

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