Suffragettes Take Manhattan
Rose Sanderson Women's suffragists demonstrate in February 1913. The triangular pennants read "VOTES FOR WOMEN". The negative is labeled "ROSE SANDERSON", the woman holding the trumpet. An adjacent photograph in the series (LC-DIG-ggbain-12482) contains a flyer labeled "COME AND WATCH SUFFRAGE SPREAD" that identifies the event as one sponsored by the National Suffrage Association. MEDIUM: 1 negative : glass ; 5 × 7 in. or smaller. Date 10 February 1913 Source Library of Congress, Prints & Photographs Division, LC-DIG-ggbain-12483 (digital file from original negative), archival TIFF version (23 MiB), color level (pick white point), cropped, and converted to JPEG with the GIMP 2.6.1, image quality 88. Bain News Service. Photographer
On this day, October 23rd, 1915, 25,000 - 33,000 women march on Fifth Avenue in New York City to advocate their right to vote.
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