Pedagogical Resource: Footage from Women's Suffrage March, Petrograd, Russia, 1917

This archival footage documents a women's suffrage march held in Petrograd, Russia in 1917, just before the overthrow of the Russian Tsar.

Signs in the video include messages such as, "The glory of women to fight for freedom," "Without women, suffrage is not 'universal,'" and "Women's place is in the constituent assembly."

1917 Petrograd March for Women's Suffrage