Writings of The Minors

Writings of Francis and Virgina

Minor, Francis. “Answers to an Examination in the University of Virginia Law School.” BR Box 56 (24). Undergraduate Alumni Records, 19th Century, Series 2, Alumni Files 1800-1899. Princeton University.

—–. “Citizenship and Suffrage; The Yarbrough Decision.” The Arena., Vol 5. Boston: The Pinkman Press, 1892, 68-75.

—–. Francis Minor to the Secretary of the Missouri Historical Society, November 12, 1866. Letter. Missouri Historical Society Library. Francis Minor Record Books of Civil War Claims, Vol. 1, Missouri History Museum Archives, St. Louis.

—-. Mr. Minor to The Revolution, January 22, 1868.

—–. Record Books of Civil War Claims, 1864-1877. Vol 1-7/Western Sanitary Commission. Missouri Historical Society Library.

—- “The Right of Women to Vote at Congressional Elections.” The Women’s Tribune. (Beatrice, NE), January 28, 1888. Vol. V, No. 3, 1.

—– “To the Editor of the St. Louis Post-Dispatch” St. Louis Post-Dispatch (St. Louis, MO), March 22, 1887, 6.

Minor, Mr. Francis. “Public Opinion: An Open Letter to the Board of Freeholders.” in National Citizen and Ballot Box, ed. July 1876.

Minor, Virginia, “An Open Letter to the Board of Freeholders,” St. Louis Democrat, June 8, 1876.

—–. “Address to The House Judiciary Committee.” February 20, 1886. History of Woman Suffrage vol. IV, 78.

—-. Letter from Mrs. Francis Minor to Charles Henry Hardin, December 12, 1875. Papers of Charles Henry Hardin, Box 6, Folder 14, Missouri State Archives—Jefferson City.

—–. Statement before the U.S. Senate Committee on Woman Suffrage – Jan. 24, 1889.

—–. Virginia Minor to Her Nephew John Douglas Woodward.” Letter. The Valentine Museum, Richmond, VA.

—–. Virginia Minor to unknown recipient, April 12, 1864. Letter. Missouri Historical Society Library. Francis Minor Record Books of Civil War Claims, Vol. 6/Western Sanitary Commission, Missouri History Museum Archives, St. Louis.

“Woman Suffrage: A Letter from Mrs. Francis Minor,” Daily Missouri Democrat, January 17, 1874, 4.

Minor v. Happersett

Basch, Norma. “Reconstructing Female Citizenship: Minor v. Happersett,” The Constitution, law, and American Life: Critical Aspects of the Nineteenth-century Experience. University of Georgia Press, Athens, 1992, 52-66.

Clerk of the Court. “Guide for Counsel in Cases to be Argued Before the United States Supreme Court.” October Term 2015. https://www.supremecourt.gov/casehand/guideforcounsel.pdf.

Director of Education. “The Significance of the Virginia Minor Trial.” Virginia Minor Trial Packet, Jefferson National Expansion Memorial, 2006. https://www.nps.gov/jeff/learn/education/upload/Minor3.pdf Accessed November 26, 2018.

Galt, Smith P. “Brief of the Defendant in Error.” Missouri State Supreme Court Archives

—– “Demurrer to Petition.” St. Louis Circuit Court Archives. —– “Toast: ‘The Street Railway in the Courts’ Responded to By Mr. Smith P. Galt.”

Krum, John M. and Francis Minor. “Interesting Suffrage Case” Missouri Republican (St. Louis, MO), November 11, 1872, 6.

Krum, John M., Francis Minor and John B. Henderson. “Argument and Brief.” Missouri Supreme Court Archives.

Lewis, John. “Judgement Affirmed.” State of Missouri County of St. Louis. Records of the Missouri State Archives. Virginia L. Minor and Francis Minor her husband PE Vs. Reese Happersett DE. March Term 1873. No. 122, Box 727, No. 15. Page 5

Minor v. Happersett. Legal Information Institute, Cornell University. https://www.law.cornell.edu/supremecourt/text/88/162#writing-USSC_CR_0088_0162_ZS.

Post, Truman A. Reports of Cases Argued and Determined in the Supreme Court of the State of Missouri, Vol. LIII. W.J. Gilbert, St. Louis, Missouri, 1878. Missouri State Archives-St. Louis.

Vories, H. M. “Virginia L. Minor et al vs. Reese Happperset Respondant: Opinion per Vories.” Missouri Supreme Court Case Files. 53 M0. 58, 1873.

Waite, C.J. “Opinion of the Court.” Minor v. Happersett. March 29, 1875. Legal Information Institute. https://www.law.cornell.edu/supremecourt/text/88/162.

            —— “Opinion of the Court.” United States v. Reese Et Al 92 U.S. 214 23 L.Ed. 563, October Term, 1875. https://www.law.cornell.edu/supremecourt/text/92/214.