Vintage Anti-Suffrage Posters & Propaganda

With the passage of the 19th Amendment to the United States Constitution in 1920, women were formally given the right to vote: “The right of citizens of the United States to vote are not be denied or abridged by the United States or by any state on account of sex.” This was the culmination of over a century of hotly contested advocacy and debate in the American public on women’s suffrage. Below are some examples of anti-suffrage posters and illustration with most focusing on the ruinous consequences for the American household and family if women were given the right to vote:

Wife Joined The Suffrage Movement And The Husband Pays

Who Will Wear The Pants

Never Been Kissed Suffragettes

Vintage Anti-Suffrage Posters A Suffragettes Home

Vote On Womens Suffrage

The Suffragette


Vintage Anti Women Vote Poster

Girls I Dont Marry

Anti-Suffrage Posters Election Day

Suffragette Household

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Savannah Cox
Savannah Cox is the Managing Editor of All That Is Interesting. She holds a Master's Degree in International Relations, and works as a reporter/producer for DNAinfo.
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