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This Susan B. Anthony postcard was appropriately used to invite Dr. Gertrude Banks to a meeting of Detroit Equal Suffrage Club in 1909.  Banks holds the distinction of being the first woman admitted to the University of Michigan’s medical department, and the second woman physician in Detroit.

detroithistoricalsociety: “This Susan B. Anthony postcard was appropriately used to invite Dr. Gertrude Banks to a meeting of Detroit Equal Suffrage Club in Banks holds the distinction of being.

A new exhibit just opened at the Brooklyn Museum’s Sackler Center for Feminist Art. We hear it’s mostly made up of photos, suffragette newsletters and handwritten notes. Based on that i…

“Votes for Women” opens at Brooklyn Museum

Women's Suffrage March and Mass-Meeting poster - maybe we can make an arrangement with the Brooklyn Museum to see some of their feminist art reproductions

Emmeline Pankhurst

On this day July, 1858 the birth in Moss Side, Manchester of Emmeline Pankhurst, English Suffragette who led the fight for women's suffrage in Britain, often by violent means

These Ridiculous Propaganda Postcards Warn Men About the Dangers of Women’s Rights From the Early 20th Century

Vintage Anti-Suffrage Postcards - "Suffragette Madonna" (Palczewski Postcard Archive via Soc Images)

A poster (1912) by John Hassall for the National League for Opposing Woman Suffrage

A poster for the National League for Opposing Woman Suffrage, 1912 // designed by John Hassall

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Anti-suffrage poster: portraying women seeking suffrage as taking political support (and, metaphorically, food) out of the mouths of starving babies. This was a low blow.

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Women going east lost their suffrage - Suffragettes display banners at Washington Mews in Greenwich Village Pictures Of Badass Suffragists From American History)

Whitney Suffragette Children Valentine Cupid Cherub Antique Postcard K30721 | eBay

Dating from 1915 to the these suffragist Valentines cards are collected by the League of Women Voters, who worked tirelessly to win the vote for women.

Meri Te Tai Mangakahia.  In 1893 Meri addressed the Maori parliament to ask that Maori women be allowed to vote for and become members of that body.

Meri Te Tai Mangakahia - New Zealand. In 1893 Meri addressed the Maori parliament to ask that Maori women be allowed to vote for and become members of that body.

This postcard carried two messages: Happy Easter and woman suffrage. #eggcellent

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This postcard carried two messages: Happy Easter and woman suffrage.

Postcard titled 'Votes for Women a Success' Sent by Elizabeth Potter to Mrs. B.J. Cunningham. On the picture side of the postcard is a color-coded map of the states in the US that either supported male suffrage only (yellow states) or total suffrage including suffrage for women (black states), saying that Canada supported total suffrage completely and when will the US do the same in all states?  Women's Archives Minnie Fisher Cunningham Papers, 1914-1944 (Public Domain)

"The postcard challenges the United States to keep pace with Canada in its treatment of woman suffrage. It contrasts the less democratic attitudes of the “republic” of the United States with those of the “monarchy” of Canada.

Circa 1909 - "No Taxation without Representation" from the view point of the Suffrage Movement

REFORM: No Taxation Without Representation poster advocating for women's suffrage, England, United Kingdom, artist unknown.

Palczewski Suffrage Postcard Archive - MAIN PAGE with links!

commercial comic postcards used by anti-suffragists to mock feminists and scaremonger of the dangers of letting women think for themselves.

suffrage valentines - Google Search

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" Sadly, the old calling-a-feminist-ugly angle isn’t a surprise at all."

How To Tell Your Woman To Stay In The Kitchen

Anti-suffragette poster with the caption: "At the suffragette meetings you can hear some plain things - and see them too!

Leading a march of 300 women of the California Equal Suffrage Association in Oakland August 27 1908 were (l to r) Lilllian Harris Coffin, Mrs. Theodore Pinther, Jr. and Mrs. Theodore Pinther, Sr.

REFORM: Leading a march of 300 women of the California Equal Suffrage Association in Oakland August 27 1908 were (l to r) Lilllian Harris Coffin, Mrs.

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