Lot 401: c. 1915 Woman Signs Card as being OPPOSED TO WOMANS SUFFRAGE
29 October 2016
Rancho Santa Fe, CA, USALive Auction
"I AM OPPOSED TO WOMAN'S SUFFRAGE" Card
c. 1915, An American Woman Signs "Anti-Suffrage" Card, Near New.
"I AM OPPOSED TO WOMAN'S SUFFRAGE" 3" x 5" plain card has this printed declaration in large letters: --signed by a woman! No date or place identified, but the woman's street address and a union printer's label (Concord, NH) are present. During the early 20th century, with the Suffrage Movement in full swing, there were organized resistance groups which were not shy about collecting the names and addresses of women who opposed the vote.