This ca. 1915 cartoon depicts a torch-bearing female, symbolizing the awakening of the nation's women to the desire for voting rights. The figure is striding across western states, where women were already franchised, toward the East where women are reaching out to her. Printed below the cartoon is a poem by Alice Duer Miller.
|Creator||Mayer, Henry (artist)|
|Regions||Greater New Orleans, Orleans|
|Time Periods||Bourbon Era|
|Repository||Library of Congress Prints and Photographs Division|
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