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Collection Nina Allender Political Cartoon Collection
Catalog Number 1919.002.015
Object Name Drawing
Title "Onward - To the States." by Nina Allender, June 28, 1919
Date 06-28-1919
Year Range from 1919
Year Range to 1919
Description A suffragist, standing next to a trashcan filled with symbols of the suffrage campaign (banners, U.S. Capitol, jail, courts), rolls up a copy of the Suffrage Amendment, as she departs to lobby the states for the constitutional amendment.

This cartoon was originally published in "The Suffragist" on June 28, 1919.

The artist wrote the date June 1919 on the original drawing.
Artist Allender, Nina E., 1872-1957
Dimensions H-13.725 W-11.25 inches
People Allender, Nina E., 1872-1957
Subjects Cartoons (Commentary)--1910-1920
Constitutional Amendments--Ratification
Women--Political activity--United States--1910-1920
Women's suffrage--United States--1910-1920
Search Terms Cartoons (Commentary)--1910-1920
Constitutional Amendments--Ratification
Women--Political activity--United States--1910-1920
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.