Flier : Have you ever thought why your mother, wife, sister and daughter are not allowed to vote? [1912]

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Title

Flier : Have you ever thought why your mother, wife, sister and daughter are not allowed to vote? [1912]

Description

Reprint of text originally written by Katharine Houghton Hepburn for the National American Woman Suffrage Association.

It was distributed by the Michigan Equal Suffrage Organization to lobby for the upcoming referendum on woman's suffrage. The referendum did not pass at that time.

In 1917, Michigan women were granted the right to vote in presidential elections. In 1918, Michigan voters approved the state constitutional amendment granting suffrage to Michigan women.

Date

[1912]

Subject

Constitution of the United States
Michigan Equal Suffrage Association
National American Woman Suffrage Association
Women--Suffrage--Michigan

Creator

Hepburn, Katharine Houghton, 1878-1951
National American Woman Suffrage Association

Publisher

Grand Rapids, Mich. : Michigan Equal Suffrage Association

Format

1 sheet ([1] p.)

Language

English

Identifier

DOCU.1912.05

Coverage

Detroit, Michigan
Grand Rapids, Michigan

Original Format

Fliers (printed matter)

Physical Dimensions

25.5 x 17.5 cm.

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