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Collection Nina Allender Political Cartoon Collection
Catalog Number 1914.007.008
Object Name Drawing
Title Please Mr. President Remember "Votes for Women" in Your Message by Nina Allender, Dec. 5, 1914
Date 12-05-1914
Year Range from 1914
Year Range to 1914
Adopted By Judy Van Rest
Description A woman, the "Solid Suffrage West," with two young girls, Montana and Nevada, stand behind President Wilson seated at a desk holding up his Message to Congress.

The caption written on the original drawing is: "Please Mr. President Remember Votes for Women."

There is a caption in blue crayon at the center of the bottom edge. A paper patch has been applied over Wilson's message.
Artist Allender, Nina E., 1872-1957
Dimensions H-9.5 W-11.5 inches
People Allender, Nina E., 1872-1957
Wilson, Woodrow, 1856-1924
Subjects Cartoons (Commentary)--1910-1920
Women West (U.S.)
Women's suffrage--United States--1910-1920
Search Terms Cartoons (Commentary)--1910-1920
Women West (U.S.)
Women's suffrage--United States--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.