([Rowena Dashwood Graves Arthur], date and photographer unknown. Image Number: 001-5281.jpg. Copyright Pikes Peak Library District. All right reserved.)

We’d love it if anyone could help us with more information about this young suffragette and member of the National Women’s Party.

Click HERE to browse the Pikes Peak Library District’s wonderful online digital photography archive.

 

3 Responses to PPLD Historic Photo of the Day, 3/29/10: Rowena Graves Dashwood Arthur

  1. Trina says:

    I have seen this woman before in other pics – I have worked in CS for 35 years in the FAC, many local schools and colleges, Manitou Historical Society/Miramont Castle – she looks familiar – Do you know if she is from here? – and where did you find this CS? Manitou? Woodland Park? colorado college?

  2. Noel Black says:

    I think she lived here for a time. This is from the Pikes Peak Library District’s site and all the other information I dug up (thought I didn’t do a lot of digging) on my own.

  3. Rebecca Nohe says:

    Hello,
    Feel free to conact me and I will share what I know about her. I conducted and estate sale a few years ago and I learned about her then. Regards, Rebecca Nohe

News

AP
September 19, 2014 | NPR · The Texas Alcoholic Beverage Commission received hundreds of negative comments about the proposal. Staff of the commissioners deciding on the new regulations have advised against it.
 

YouTube
September 19, 2014 | NPR · National Republican Party officials encouraged 2014 candidates to launch positive ads targeting women. One for a House candidate from Minnesota touts an annual charity walk he does in pink heels.
 

AFP/Getty Images
September 19, 2014 | NPR · Waters rose as high as two and three stories in the state of Jammu and Kashmir. People were trapped. They needed supplies, and #jkfloodrelief came to the rescue.
 

Arts & Life

September 19, 2014 | NPR · Tuesday is the first day of fall. This time of year reminds critic Abigail Deutsch of Stephen Dobyns’ “How to Like It” — a poem about a man who ponders his lost summers and fleeting dreams.
 

September 19, 2014 | NPR · It’s the start of the season, and the NFL is already beset by scandal. Writer Mark Chiusano recommends a novel about football’s place in American culture, Billy Lynn’s Long Halftime Walk.
 

AP
September 19, 2014 | NPR · On the anniversary of the iconic series, NPR’s Eric Deggans talks with the author of a new Bill Cosby biography about how the show and the comedian have shaped perceptions of black families.
 

Music

September 19, 2014 | NPR · Fifteen years ago, two men from Tijuana came up with a new style of music called Nortec — a mix of norteno and techno. Now they are out with their latest and last album, Motel Baja.
 

WXPN
September 19, 2014 | WXPN · Hear the band survey its decade-long history — including the song singer Craig Finn calls his best.
 

Courtesy of the artist
September 19, 2014 | NPR · It’s rare to have three great pianists at three pianos in one studio. Charlap and Rosnes join host Marian McPartland in this 2008 session for a trio of “You and the Night and the Music.”
 

Get the KRCC iPhone App

The Writer's Almanac

Radiolab