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What a Woman may be, and yet not have the Vote
What a Man may have been, & yet not lose the Vote

MAYOR
NURSE
MOTHER
DOCTOR or TEACHER
FACTORY HAND

CONVICT
LUNATIC
Proprietor of white Slaves
DRUNKARD

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THE SUFFRAGETTE
STUDENTESS.

I WANTER BE A MAN!!!

GAIETY
THEATRE

WINE,
MAN
& S

PRINCESSTON
YELL

[Image: This card, Number 4007, is part of a sixteen-card series, featuring attractive women attempting to act as men. In this…

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[Image: A block of text listing many of the rights sought by the Suffrage Movement. The first word, "I," is an ornately decorated dropcap. The postcard reads: "I do not have all the rights I want. I want the right to close the mines and mills against…

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[Image: Photograph of a dog representing a woman who is a recent college graduate. The dog is wearing graduation cap and sign around its neck that say, "Votes for Women". The text below the photograph reads, "Just Home from College"] Photograph

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[Image: Little girl putting a ballot marked "You" into a ballot box. Text along the bottom reads, "Wot ever you do - I votes for you!" Signed by illustrator Mabel Lucie Attwell.] Color; 9x14cm; Print

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[Image: Lorry, loaded with young men and women in fancy dress, with a handwritten "Votes for Women" sign on side]

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VOTES FOR WOMEN.

As University Lecturer.

In H.M. Prison Holloway.

Mrs. EDITH HOW MARTYN.

Hon. Sec. of the Women's Social and Political Union, 4, Clement's Inn, Strand, W.C.

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[Image: In the forefront a Mother tends to her child, flanked by a group of professional and graduate women including a nurse and mayor depicted as valued members of society but denied the vote and, therefore, excluded from the Polling Station.…

Emily Wilding Davison.jpg
[Image: Photographic postcard, portrait of Miss Emily Wilding Davison. Emily Wilding Davidson gave up her teaching post to become a career militant. She joined the Women's Social and Political Union in 1906. She served nine prison sentences, and…

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