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Collection Nina Allender Political Cartoon Collection
Catalog Number 1919.002.010
Object Name Drawing
Title "Does he say when the door will open?..." by Nina Allender, Apr. 30, 1919
Date 04-30-1919
Year Range from 1919
Year Range to 1919
Description Woman stands outside door marked "U.S. Senate" while a man representing the Senate sits in a booth.

This cartoon was originally published in "The Suffragist" on April 30, 1919.

The artist wrote the date April 23, 1919 on the original drawing.

Text: Suffragist- 'Does he say when the door will open?' Senator- 'Not yet.' Suffragist- 'Well, tell him I am waiting.'
Artist Allender, Nina E., 1872-1957
Dimensions H-14.25 W-11.25 inches
People Allender, Nina E., 1872-1957
Subjects Women's suffrage--United States--1910-1920
United States--Congress--Senate
Search Terms Women's suffrage--United States--1910-1920
United States--Congress--Senate
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.