- What did the creators of this billboard want people to do?
- Compare this billboard with the map abstract of June 5, 1916. What was the outcome of the election?
This photograph is of a billboard urging Iowans to "vote yes" to add a women's suffrage amendment to the Iowa Constitution on June 5, 1916. The large text reads, "Iowa Next. Vote yes June 5th 1916," and is next to a map of the 48 contiguous states. The states where "full suffrage" and "partial suffrage" have been achieved are indicated. Iowa is shown as a state with "partial suffrage."