Woman Suffrage Postcard

Description:

The postcard’s map illustrates the types of local, state, and national suffrage available to women at the time it was printed.

The National American Woman Suffrage Association began a postcard campaign in 1910, partly to raise awareness of the cause and partly as a fundraiser. The cards could be funny, serious, or sentimental. Some employed powerful patriotic symbols and logical arguments to make their case for woman’s right to vote.

Date Made: 1913Associated Date: 1913

Associated Institution: National Woman Suffrage Publishing Company Incorporated

Location: Currently not on view

Associated Place: United States

General Subject Association: Women's SuffrageWomen's SuffragePostcards

Subject:

See more items in: Political and Military History: Political History, Campaign Collection, Government, Politics, and Reform, Woman Suffrage

Exhibition:

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Credit Line: Edna L. Stantial

Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: 1979.0939.24Accession Number: 1979.0939Catalog Number: 1979.0939.24

Object Name: postcard

Physical Description: paper (overall material)Measurements: overall: 5 1/2 in x 3 1/4 in x 1/4 in; 13.97 cm x 8.255 cm x .635 cm

Guid: http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a3-1b83-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa

Record Id: nmah_508248

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