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Online Articles

First Woman Candidate Shot Down by Ellen Goodman.

 Legal Contender, a Woman's Quarterly Article by Susan Kullmann Puz

 The High Priestess of Free Love by Suzette Lalime

 The Presidential Elections. Victoria Woodhull Martin�s legacy in Gloucestershire.

 First Female Stock Broker. This Day in History, Jan. 20, 1870 from the History Channel.

Victoria Woodhull, Anthony Comstock, and Conflict over Sex in the United States in the 1870s by Helen Lefkowitz.  Appeared in The Journal of American        History. 

Women Heroes: Victoria Woodhull by Barbara Goldsmith.

Inspirational Biographies - Victoria C. Woodhull by Andrea Janel Kirk

Victoria Woodhull Martin obituary from the New York Times

Victoria Woodhull: An Unacknowledged Individualist by Wendy McElroy

Victoria Woodhull Preaches in the South.  From the Memphis Daily Avalanche, Feb. 13, 1876.

Timeline.  From National Women's History Project.

Excerpt from Victoria Claflin Woodhull, Feminist and Spiritualist Firebrand by Trish Wilson


Print Articles

There are too many print articles to list all of them, but here are just a few:

 "Victoria for President" by Tracy Zollinger Turner in Ohio Magazine, Nov. 7, 1998

  "Sex, Scandals and Suffrage" by Francine du Plessix Gray, The New Yorker, Apr. 20, 1998

 "More than 100 Years Ago, a Woman Ran for President and Preached Free Love" by Jeff Guinn for Knight-Ridder, Mar. 11, 1998

 "The Woman Who Set America on Its Ear" by Barbara Goldsmith in Parade, Mar. 8, 1998

 "Recovering Victoria Woodhull" by Amanda Frisken published in the Long Island Historical Journal 8:225-34

 "Victorians Thought Her a Downright Scandal--As She Was," The Smithsonian, Oct. 1977

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