United States Nineteenth Amendment and Edmunds Tucker Act

The Nineteenth Amendment to the United States Constitution secured the right to vote to women.

Maine Delegation

This is one of the 63 delegations in the convention, accounting for 16 of 1451 people who took part.

Members (16):

Name Visualize Details Delegations
James G. Blaine Visualize (31 January, 1830 -- 27 January, 1893) Blaine was an American lawyer and politician. Born in West Brownsville, Washington County, Pa., Blaine studied law in Pennsylvania and moved to Maine in 1854. Blaine was a member of the State house of representatives from 1859 to 1862. Blaine was elected as a Republican to the Thirty-eighth and to the six succeeding Congresses and served from March 4, 1863 to July 10, 1876 and was elected as a Republican to the United States Senate to fill the vacancy caused by the resignation of Lot M. Morrill, serving from July 10th, 1876 to March 5th, 1881. [Source: 'Biographical Directory of the United States Congress, 1774- Present', available at http://bioguide.congress.gov/biosearch/biosearch.asp] Maine Delegation (This negotiation) , Maine Delegation (United States Fourteenth Amendment & The Civil Rights Act of 1866) , Maine Delegation (United States Fifteenth Amendment) , Maine Delegation (United States Thirteenth Amendment 1863-65)
Charles A. Boutelle Visualize None Maine Delegation (This negotiation)
Nelson Dingley, Jr. Visualize None Maine Delegation (This negotiation)
Bert M. Fernald Visualize None Maine Delegation (This negotiation)
William P. Frye Visualize (September 2, 1830 — August 8, 1911) Frye was an American politician and lawyer. William Frye was born in Maine, where he graduated from Bowdoin College, studied law, and was admitted to the bar in 1853. He served as a member of the State House of Representatives from 1861 to 1862, and in 1867. Frye also served as Mayor of Lewiston, Maine from 1866 to 1867, and as Attorney General of the State of Maine, from 1867 to 1869. He was elected as a Republican to the United States House of Representatives and served in the House from March 4, 1871 to March 17, 1881, when he resigned, having been elected as a Senator. He served in the Senate from March 18, 1881 until his death in 1911. [Source: “Biographical Directory of the United States Congress, 1774 - Present,” available at https://bioguide.congress.gov/search/bio/F000398] Maine Delegation (This negotiation)
Louis B. Goodall Visualize None Maine Delegation (This negotiation)
Eugene Hale Visualize (June 9, 1836 — October 27, 1918) Hale was an American politician and lawyer. Eugene Hale was born in Oxford County, Maine, where he received an education at Hebron Academy. Later, he studied law and was admitted to the bar, and practiced law in Ellsworth, Maine. Hale served as a member of the State House of Representatives from 1867 to 1868, and 1879 to 1880. He declined Cabinet appointments from Presidents Ulysses S. Grant and Rutherford B. Hayes. Hale was elected as a Republican to the United States Senate and served from March 4, 1881 to March 3, 1911. [Source: “Biographical Directory of the United States Congress, 1774 - Present,” available at https://bioguide.congress.gov/search/bio/H000029] Maine Delegation (This negotiation)
Frederick Hale Visualize None Maine Delegation (This negotiation)
Hannibal Hamlin Visualize (August 27, 1809 — July 4, 1891) Hamlin was a farmer, surveyor, compositor, teacher, lawyer, and politician. Hannibal Hamlin was born in Oxford County, Maine, where he completed his education at Hebron Academy and worked on his family farm. Hamlin was admitted to the bar in 1833 and practiced law in Penobscot County, Maine until 1848. He served as a member of the State House of Representatives from 1836 to 1841, and in 1847. He was elected as a Democrat to the United States Senate and served from March 4, 1843 to March 3, 1847. He was again elected to the United States Senate, by the anti-slavery wing of the Democratic Party, and served again from June 1848 to January 7, 1857. His third time elected as Senator, he was elected as a Republican and served from March 4, 1857 to January 17, 1861, when he resigned because he was elected as Vice President of the United States. Hamlin’s Vice Presidency lasted from 1861 to 1865. After he served as Vice President, Hamlin was once again elected to the Senate and served from March 4, 1869 to March 3, 1881. [Source: “Biographical Directory of the United States Congress, 1774 - Present,” available at https://bioguide.congress.gov/search/bio/H000121] Maine Delegation (This negotiation)
Ira G. Hersey Visualize None Maine Delegation (This negotiation)
Stephen D. Lindsey Visualize None Maine Delegation (This negotiation)
Seth L. Milliken Visualize None Maine Delegation (This negotiation)
John A. Peters Visualize None Maine Delegation (This negotiation)
Llewellyn Powers Visualize None Maine Delegation (This negotiation)
Thomas B. Reed Visualize None Maine Delegation (This negotiation)
Wallace H. White, Jr. Visualize None Maine Delegation (This negotiation)