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Suffrage cartoon, ca. 1917

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Suffrage cartoon, ca. 1917

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This cartoon was drawn by William Ourcadie, a pseudonym for Frederic William Freeman. He drew many cartoons supporting suffrage for women.

Freeman was married to Louise Freeman, a member of the National Woman's Party and active in the Equal Suffrage Referendum League.

Some of his cartoons also appeared in the National Woman's Party newspaper.

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  • Title: Suffrage cartoon, ca. 1917
  • Creator: Freeman, Frederic W.
  • Creation Date: circa 1917
  • Subject Date: circa 1917
  • State: ME
  • Media: Ink on paper
  • Dimensions: 28 cm x 18 cm
  • Local Code: Coll. 1876, Box 3/2
  • Collection: Whitehouse, Florence Brooks papers
  • Object Type: Text and Image

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Maine Historical Society
485 Congress Street, Portland, ME 04101
(207) 774-1822 x219

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