Why Not Let the Mother Vote?
women's suffrage, partial suffrage, Illinois
A postcard depicting an editorial cartoon with the title "Why Not Let the Mother Vote?" The postcard was sent to Mr. and Mrs. F. Leahy of Chicago, Illinois. It was sent one day before the election to determine if the women of Illinois would receive the right to vote in 1912.
Cartoon courtesy of The Chicago Record-Herald
EHC Collection 59, Box 1, Folder 6
Evanston History Center
Evanston Women's History Project
Courtesy of EHC and EWHP