"My Dear Sir..." Vera Boarman DeRapelye Whitehouse.

"My Dear Sir..."

New York: New York State Woman Suffrage Party, [1917]. 8.5 x 11 inch sheet, open letter on NYSWSP letterhead, very good.

Cover sheet addressed to male NY voters originally sent out with leaflets, calling on voters to vote yes on Amendment #1 to the NYS Constitution, which would grant women the vote. The measure was successful. Mrs. Whitehouse(1875-1957) was the Chair of the NY Woman Suffrage Party. Born in New Orleans, she was considered a rare beauty and was Queen of the Carnival in 1896-97.

Cat.No: 173528

Price: $15.00