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Suffrage activists evoked the spirit of 1776 in support of their cause to win freedom from what they considered to be electoral tyranny. But this circa 1915 postcard shows that anti-suffragists also used revolutionary imagery and ideas to challenge women’s rights. (Library of Congress)

 

Suffrage activists evoked the spirit of 1776 in support of their cause to win freedom from what they considered to be electoral tyranny. But this circa 1915 postcard shows that anti-suffragists also used revolutionary imagery and ideas to challenge women’s rights. (Library of Congress)

 

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