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Collection Nina Allender Political Cartoon Collection
Catalog Number 1917.002.012
Object Name Drawing
Title "Making the Russian Envoys feel at home" by Nina Allender, June 30, 1917
Date 06-30-1917
Year Range from 1917
Year Range to 1917
Adopted By Jurate Macunas Landwehr
Description Suffragists attacked by an angry mob outside of the White House gates while two Russian envoys look on; only their banners can be seen as they are completely surrounded by the crowd.
Artist Allender, Nina E., 1872-1957
Dimensions H-12 W-14.75 inches
People Allender, Nina E., 1872-1957
Subjects Cartoons (Commentary)--1910-1920
Picketing
Mobs--Washington (D.C.)--1910-1920
Women--Political activity--United States--1910-1920
Women's suffrage--United States--1910-1920
Search Terms Cartoons (Commentary)--1910-1920
Picketing
Mobs--Washington (D.C.)--1910-1920
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.