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Collection Nina Allender Political Cartoon Collection
Catalog Number 1925.001.003
Object Name Drawing
Title "The Woman Voter's Opportunity" by Nina Allender, 1920 ca.
Date 1920 ca.
Description A woman leans on a mantle, looking at pictures of the Democratic Donkey and the Republican Elephant. On the couch beneath the mantle are the Democratic and Republic records on the suffrage amendment.

Title transcribed from the item. The artist did not write a date on the original drawing.
Artist Allender, Nina E., 1872-1957
Dimensions H-14.25 W-11.25 inches
People Allender, Nina E., 1872-1957
Subjects Cartoons (Commentary)--1910-1920
Democratic Party (U.S.) -- 1910-1920
Donkeys--1910-1920
Elephants--1910-1920
Republican Party (U.S.: 1854-) 1910-1920
Women's suffrage--United States--1910-1920
Search Terms Cartoons (Commentary)--1910-1920
Donkeys--1910-1920
Elephants--1910-1920
Women's suffrage--United States--1910-1920
Republican Party (U.S.: 1854-)--1910-1920
Democratic Party (U.S.)--1910-1920
Provenance Nina Evans Allender was the official cartoonist for the National Woman's Party. She contributed over 150 cartoons to the suffrage campaign, mostly original drawings created for The Suffragist, the weekly publication of the National Woman's Party from 1913 until 1921, and later its successor, Equal Rights, published from 1923 until 1954. Allender gave the majority of the cartoons she drew during this time to the National Woman's Party.