Mississippi Woman Suffrage Association; Suffrage; Representative government and representation; Women and democracy; Equality; Women's rights; Women -- Suffrage; First-wave feminism; Kearney, Belle, 1863-1939;
Material related to Belle Kearney, the first female state senator for Mississippi, including biographical information and press comments
Railroads -- Valuation -- United States;Depreciation
In June 1907, the Interstate Commerce Commission (ICC) released new reporting rules that would require railroads to change from betterment to depreciation accounting for equipment. The new rules set off a firestorm of protest because the railroads...