Keywords: Maine Association Opposed to Suffrage for Women.
While numerous Mainers worked for and against woman suffrage in the state in the late nineteenth and early twentieth centuries, some also worked on the national level, seeking a federal amendment to allow women the right to vote
Throughout the history of the state, residents have protested, on paper or in the streets, to increase rights for various groups, to effect social change, to prevent social change, or to let their feelings be known about important issues.
These included the Maine Association Opposed to Suffrage for Women, founded in 1913. Several of these members were elite class citizens including…