Women participating in an election

ca. 1917

National Constitution Center

National Constitution Center
Philadelphia, PA, United States

In this image, three women cast ballots, potentially in a New York City election. New York granted women full voting rights in 1917—two years after a failed state campagin and two years before the passage of the 19th Amendment.


  • Title: Women participating in an election
  • Date Created: ca. 1917
  • Publisher: National Photo Company
  • Original Source: Library of Congress
  • Rights: Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Division

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