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Caption: ‘Won’t you let me help you John?’
  • Old Age Pensions, Temperance, Wife’s Sisters Bills, Infant Death Rate, Barmaids, Poor Law Reform, Religious Education, Factory Legislation, Cry of the Children, Free Food-Schools Children, Peace Proposals
Caption: What a Woman may be, and yet not have the vote: Mayor, Nurse, Mother, Doctor or Teacher, Factory Hand
  • What a man may have been, and yet not lose the vote: Convict, Lunatic, Proprietor of white slaves, Unfit for Service, Drunkard

The Only Way

“”Woman Suffrage Plank”

“Equal Pay”

“1000000 Votes”

“Shorter Hours”

“The Unanswerable Argument for Suffrage”


Spirit of 1000000 Women Voters

“Politics is no place for women”

anti suffrage



"Woman's sphere is the home
wherever she makes good.”

“The HomeThe Law


The Stage


Fine Arts”

An anti-suffragist sings in the foreground, directed by a political boss and accompanied by a procurer, a dive keeper, a child labor employer, a grafter, a cadet, and a sweat-shop owner.

Caption: "'I did not raise my girl to be a voter. (1915)




A pun of the story “The Lady or the Tiger”.

Written by: Berryman



Vote less

Equality before the law

No financial






John Bull (representative of

the British state) is asking the

women to work for the

happiness and education of

the nation.


Caption: Suffragists on the War Path.

“Jump on him! He is only a MERE


Talk of failure for women’s

suffrage. Trying to portray the

Suffragettes as “bitter old

crones in a gender-war.”

“Haven’t the Suffragettes

the sense to see that the

very worst way of

campaigning for the vote

is to try and intimidate a man into

giving them what he would gladly

give otherwise?” -Lloyd George,

speaking in 1913.


Questions: Would this cartoon be detrimental to men’s support of women’s suffrage? Why?

What is the significance of the face on the earth?

Caption: “Make Way!” -Our Cause -Vote for Women -Our Rights -We Can Think


Caption: Hugging A Delusion

Questions: Does this picture reflect the idea that women will replace family responsibility with political duty? How?

How would this image influence people’s views on both sides of women’s suffrage?

women suffrage
Women Suffrage

-President Grover Cleveland

carrying books getting chased by Susan B. Anthony as Uncle Sam chuckles in the back ground by the tree.

women suffrage21
Women Suffrage

-Convention of Seneca


-Starting point for Women suffrage.

-over 300 attended.

what s happening in the picture when was it taken what are the founding fathers forgetting
What’s happening in the picture?

When was it taken?

What are the founding fathers forgetting?


Begun and held at the city of Washington on Monday, the nineteenth day of May, one thousand nine hundred and nineteen (1919).

Resolved by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United States of America in Congress assembled (two-thirds of each House concurring therein), That the following article is proposed as an amendment to the Constitution, which shall be valid to all intents and purposes as part of the Constitution when ratified by the legislatures of three-fourths of the several States.

“The rights of citizens of the United States to vote shall not be denied or abridged by the United States or by any State on account of sex.

“Congress shall have power to enforce this article by appropriate legislation.”

Frederick H. Gillett

Benjamin Gitlow - V.P.

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Gustin, E. W.. "Election Day!." LEARN NC. 1909. Library of Congress Prints and Photographs Division. 12 Nov 2008 <>.

Library of Congress Prints and Photographs Division


Joan Drew, Won't You Let Me Help You John?, Artists' Suffrage League poster (1909), From, 12 Nov 2008

Dana Grace, What a Woman May Be and Yet Not Have The Vote, London’s Suffrage Atelier poster (1912), From, 12 Nov 2008

  • NAWSA, "The Only Way." 19 Aug 1912 12 Nov 2008 < >.
  • Rogers, Lou. "Spirit of 1000000 Women." (1912) < >.
Men In Curlers Comic:

Suffrage Pants Comic:


“You Can’t Bear Arms” Electronic New Jersey <>

“Purification suffrage cartoon” team


"Women's Suffrage documents and artifacts." Temptations. The Woodrow Wilson Presidential Library. 12 Nov. 2008 <>.

"Suffrage Cartoon." Suffrage Cartoon. Maine Memory Network. 12 Nov. 2008 <>.

"On This Day...A Right to Vote." 18 Aug 2008 12 Nov 2008 <>.

"Susen B. Anthony suports women suffrage." 18 march 1884 12 Nov 2008 <>.


"Failure for Women's Suffrage.”From Failure... 28 Apr. 2008. Modern World History GCSE. 12 Nov. 2008


"Women's Suffrage in Scotland." Scottish Arcive Network. ScanEducation. 12 Nov. 2008


"Women's Suffrage." Electronic New Jersey. 1912. Life. 12 Nov 2008


"Social Studies." Greece Central School District . June 2007. Life Publishing Company. 12 Nov 2008


"Suffrage Cartoons." 2007. National Women's History Museum. 12 Nov. 2008 <>.

"Women's Suffrage Cartoons." National Archives. 12 Nov. 2008

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Staige, Ann T.. "Lesson Plan." Candor Middle School. 12 Nov 2008