"It's a Girl"

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Title

"It's a Girl"

Creator

Cy Hungerford

Date

August 19, 1920

Subject

Women--Suffrage--Pennsylvania; Women's rights--Pennsylvania; Hungerford, Cy, 1889-1983; History--Caricatures and cartoons;

Description

A political cartoon celebrating the ratification of the 19th Amendment shows Uncle Sam holding a baby, representing women's suffrage, while a woman looks proudly on from a doorway labeled "Tennessee," the last state needed to ratify the amendment. A pouting little boy stands in the corner, representing the detractors of women's suffrage.

Publisher

The Pittsburgh Sun

Source

Carolyn S. Schumacher Papers

Format

newspaper

Language

English

Citation

Cy Hungerford, “"It's a Girl",” accessed May 25, 2024, https://votingispower.omeka.net/items/show/35.