Tutt Library Research Guides
Project Gutenberg provides access to electronic texts of many works that are in the public domain. You may find the Suffrage Bookshelf of interest, as it includes a number of books from the 19th century, including some primary sources. For example, have a look at Helen Kendrick Johnson's book: Woman and the Republic — a Survey of the Woman-Suffrage Movement in the United States and a Discussion of the Claims and Arguments of Its Foremost Advocates
Tutt Library has a significant number of ebooks. Access an ebook by clicking on "View online". The E-books at Tutt Library guide has information about how to access, download, or save ebooks to e-readers. You can also ask a librarian for help!
Databases and catalogs can often use language that is offensive or outdated. Remember to try searching a variety of keywords-- even if it's not a term you prefer or would use yourself.