Ida Husted Harper

Ida Husted Harper (1851–1931) was a writer and activist who was pivotal in the women’s suffrage movement in America. She is best remembered today for taking up the editorship of volume four of the six-volume encyclopaedia series produced by Susan B. Anthony, Elizabeth Cady Stanton and Matilda Joslyn Gage, History of Woman Suffrage, which chronicles the history of women’s suffrage in the United States and United Kingdom.