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Item 5471

Title: Signing of Woman Suffrage Proclamation, 1917

Contributed by: Maine Historical Society

Date: 1917-02-23

Location: Augusta

Media: Black and white photograph

Item 1151

Title: Suffrage lecture announcement, Belfast, ca. 1915

Contributed by: Maine Historical Society

Date: 1915

Location: Belfast

Media: Ink on paper

Item 31527

Title: Votes for Women, Maine Centennial Parade, 1920

Contributed by: Maine Historical Society/MaineToday Media

Date: 1920-07-05

Location: Portland

Media: Glass negative

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Anti-suffrage stamps, 1918

Debates Over Suffrage

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