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Not for Ourselves Alone: The Story of Elizabeth Cady Stanton & Susan B. Anthony is a 1999 documentary by Ken Burns[1] produced for National Public Radio and WETA.[2] The documentary explores the movement for women's suffrage in the United States in the 19th century, focusing on leaders Elizabeth Cady Stanton and Susan B. Anthony. It won a Peabody Award in 1999.[3] It was released on VHS on November 9, 1999.

Not for Ourselves Alone
Not for Ourselves Alone (documentary film).jpg
Directed by Ken Burns
Produced by Paul Barnes
Ken Burns
Written by Geoffrey Ward
Narrated by Sally Kellerman
Cinematography Buddy Squires
Allen Moore
Ken Burns
Edited by Sarah E. Hill
Florentine Films
Release date
  • November 7, 1999 (1999-11-07)
  • November 8, 1999 (1999-11-08)
Running time
210 minutes

Events covered in the documentary

External linksEdit


  1. ^ "Not For Ourselves Alone". Retrieved 2009-08-18.
  2. ^ "Not For Ourselves Alone". Retrieved 2009-08-18.
  3. ^ 59th Annual Peabody Awards, May 2000.