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Series of fliers urging voters to grant women the vote in Michigan in the upcoming election. The fliers compares the amount of time women spend out of the house working to the amount of time she would spend on politics and argues for suffrage as a…

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Gold ribbon with large black type, and the slogan"Votes for women."

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Black pressed letters on yellow felt. Yellow was the official color of the National American Woman Suffrage Association (NAWSA).

"Votes for Women" was one of the most frequently used slogans throughout the woman's suffrage movement.

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Yellow and black cambric pennant with the slogan "Votes for Women" stamped in black. Thin black border on the edges of the pennant. There is a union label in the lower left corner.

This pennant may have been sold by the National American Woman…

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Yellow felt pennant with black appliqué slogan and design.

The main part of the pennant contains the slogan "Votes for Women." The word "Victory" and two trumpet designs are cut into the black attachment along the top.

Yellow and black were the…

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Flier addresses working women and encourages them to unite for votes for women to ensure better working and living conditions. The title may be a reference to author Rheta Childe Dorr's, "What 8,000,000 Women Want."

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Leaflet provides instructions for election district captains in advance of the 1917 election in New York. It was most likely issued by the National American Woman Suffrage Association.

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Purple, gold and white striped sash. The center stripe is inscribed on both sides with the slogan "Votes for Women" in dark purple.

The colors on the sash were also the official colors of the Congressional Union for Woman Suffrage, later the…

POST-1913-20 Votes for New Jersey Women Stamp.jpg
Black on yellow postage stamp, created by the New Jersey Woman Suffrage Association.

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Yellow, black and white poster stamp with an illustration of a town crier ringing a bell and shouting "Vote Yes for Woman Suffrage."
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