|Object Name||Handbill, Political|
|Title||Women Do Want the Vote|
Printed handbill on off-white paper. The handbill is headed: "Women Do Want the Vote / These Women Have Said So", followed by a list of women's organizations; lower down the page is another heading: "Women Should Have the Vote / These Men and Women Have Said So", followed by another list of organizations, and concludes: "THESE REPRESENT MILLIONS OF MEN AND WOMEN. / VOTE FOR WOMAN SUFFRAGE IN 1915 / GIVE THIS TO A FRIEND AND ASK HIM TO VOTE FOR IT / WOMAN SUFFRAGE PARTY / Headquarters: 48 East 34th Street, New York. / N. W. S. Publishing Co., Inc."
(Keywords: Early Twentieth Century)
|Ownership and History||Women in New York achieved state voting rights in 1917. In 1920, the ratification of the 19th Amendment to the Constitution guaranteed all American women the right to vote.|
|Lexicon Sub-category||Advertising Medium|
|Support Acknowledgment||Online Collections Database record made possible by the Great Kills Woman's Club, August 2017.|
|Legal Status||Items represented here are from the collections of the Staten Island Historical Society. Materials reproduced for personal non-commercial use must credit the Staten Island Historical Society. Commercial licensing is available.|