The Blot on The Escutcheon

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Title

The Blot on The Escutcheon

Description

[Image: The focal point on this vertical postcard is an image of an American federal shield (escutcheon) with white stars on a blue background on the top third and red and white vertical stripes on the bottom two-thirds. In the center of the shield is a large, black inkblot with the words "THE BALLOT IS DENIED TO WOMAN" in white font. Below the shield are the words, "The Blot on The Escutcheon." These images and statements are presented on a gold background framed in purple and white which gives the entire image the appearance of a matted print.] Print. Color. 14x9 cm.

Creator

National American Woman Suffrage Association

Source

Catherine H. Palczewski Postcard Archive, University of Northern Iowa, Cedar Falls, IA: http://www.uni.edu/palczews/postcard_archive.html

Publisher

Grand Rapids, Michigan: The Cargill Co.

Date

1910

Files

130 The Ballot is Denied Woman.jpg

Citation

National American Woman Suffrage Association, “The Blot on The Escutcheon,” The Suffrage Postcard Project, accessed June 29, 2022, https://thesuffragepostcardproject.omeka.net/items/show/110.

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