Reluctant Landmark Quote

Title

Reluctant Landmark Quote

Description

Newspaper article clipping, including a quote from Ann Hopkins during an interview.

Date

n.d.

Rights

Hollins University Archives

Format

PNG

Language

en-US

Type

Identifier

HAS(M)1

Coverage

United States

Text

"I had no choice but to sue," she said. "I had to do this as a matter of principle. It was inevitable and predictable. I did not set out to be a leader." She said she felt substantially vindicated by Gesell's ruling.
Hopkins said she would be happy to see her case become an important landmark for the women's movement. "But I would be a reluctant landmark," she said.

Original Format

paper

Files

newspaper clipping 5.PNG

Citation

“Reluctant Landmark Quote,” Hollins University Library Digital Exhibits, accessed October 2, 2023, https://digitalexhibits.hollins.edu/items/show/79.

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