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Women’s Suffrage: Pictures of Suffragists and their Activities

Campaign Scenes, Cartoons, and Ephemera

The visual materials below, which include graphic art as well as photographs, feature family life, men supporting the anti-suffrage and suffrage movements, and parades and processions. Clicking on an image or text will open a new browser window tab to a larger image and the full online record for more information.


George Yost Coffin and Constantino Brumidi, artists. The apotheosis of suffrage. 1896. Library of Congress Prints & Photographs Division.

E. W. Gustin, artist. Election Day! c1909. Library of Congress Prints & Photographs Division.

Clifford Kennedy Berryman, artist. Votes for women bandwagon. [Jan. 1918]. Library of Congress Prints & Photographs Division.

Harris & Ewing, photographer. National Anti-Suffrage Association. [1911(?)]. Library of Congress Prints & Photographs Division.

Woman suffrage headquarters in Upper Euclid Avenue, Cleveland... 1912. League of Women Voters (U.S.) Records. Library of Congress Prints & Photographs Division.

Youngest parader in New York City suffragist parade. Copyright by American Press Association, c1912. Library of Congress Prints & Photographs Division.

Suffragists marching, probably in New York City in [1915]. George Grantham Bain Collection. Library of Congress Prints & Photographs Division.

Benjamin M. Dale, artist. Official program - Woman suffrage procession, Washington, D.C. March 3, 1913. League of Women Voters (U.S.) Records. Library of Congress Prints & Photographs Division.

Head of suffrage parade in Washington, D.C., Mar. 3, 1913. George Grantham Bain Collection. Library of Congress Prints & Photographs Division.

[Inez Milholland Boissevain, wearing white cape, seated on white horse...]. [19]13. From the George Grantham Bain Collection. Library of Congress Prints & Photographs Division.

[German actress Hedwig Reicher wearing costume of "Columbia" with other suffrage pageant participants...]. [1913]. George Grantham Bain Collection. Library of Congress Prints & Photographs Division.
Suffragists Mrs. Stanley McCormick and Mrs. Charles Parker, April 22, 1913. George Grantham Bain Collection. Library of Congress Prints & Photographs Division.

Breaking in suffrage speakers - Mrs. E.R. Smith. 1913. George Grantham Bain Collection. Library of Congress Prints & Photographs Division.

Help us to win the vote. 1914. George Grantham Bain Collection. Library of Congress Prints & Photographs Division.

"Suffrage campaign days in New Jersey." [1915?]. League of Women Voters (U.S.) Records. Library of Congress Prints & Photographs Division.

The first picket line - College day in the picket line. 1917. National Woman's Party records, Manuscript Division. Library of Congress Prints & Photographs Division.

[Three suffragists casting votes in New York City(?)]. [ca. 1917]. National Photo Company Collection. Library of Congress Prints & Photographs Division.

In the days of "Old Dobbin" and Derby hats Mrs. Harriot Stanton Blatch exhorted the Wall Street crowds. [between 1915 and 1920(?)]. League of Women Voters (U.S.) Records. Library of Congress Prints & Photographs Division.