To my Valentine

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Title

To my Valentine

Description

To my
Valentine.

When I asked you to be mine
Give me time is all you'd say,
Now that you're a Suffragette
Time you'll get, in Holloway.

VOTES FOR WOMEN

[Image: Postcard shows a police officer holding an angry suffragist who is carrying a "Votes for women" flag.

The poem refers to Holloway Prison in London, where many suffragists were imprisoned.]

Source

Ann Lewis Women's Suffrage Collection (Postcards and Stamps), https://lewissuffragecollection.omeka.net/

Files

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Collection

Citation

“To my Valentine,” The Suffrage Postcard Project, accessed September 22, 2021, https://thesuffragepostcardproject.omeka.net/items/show/1069.