American Experience

Carrie Chapman Catt: The Politician

Clip: Season 32 Episode 9 | 1m 25s

As president of the National American Woman Suffrage Association, Carrie Chapman Catt devised a diplomatic plan. They would continue state-by-state campaigns, but the goal was to amend the U.S. Constitution.

Aired: 05/19/20

Rating: NR

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