Biographical Database of Black Women Suffragists

Biographical Sketch of Vivian Smith, 1891-1961

Wikipedia has a biographical sketch of this Iowa suffragist. Click here.

Smith helped found the Waterloo (Iowa) Suffragette Council, which advocated for women's rights regardless of race and served as chairwoman for suffrage of the Iowa Federation of Colored Women's Clubs (IFCWC) in 1916 and 1917.

 

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