1911 Article Women Vote Rheta Dorr John Hecker Kerwin - ORIGINAL HM1


This is an original 1911 15 page article titled "The Women Did It," by Rheta Childe Dorr. The article features images of Alma Lafferty, Louise Jones, Louise Kerwin, Anna Wolcott, Helen Wixson, John Shafroth, Elizabeth Cassidy, Helen Grenfell, and Agnes Riddle. The article writes, "Senator John Hecker of Denver County, Colorado, laboring with patriotic zeal for the good of his constituents, planned to introduce in the present legislative session two measures. One provided for an appropriation to supply free cigars to the members of the senate, and the other was a plan to take the vote away from the women of the state." Please see additional images and note that the 15 pages are printed on 8 pages, front and back. Not all pages can be previewed.


This 100+ year old Item is rated Very Fine +++. Light aging throughout. Moderate wrinkling. No natural defects. No tears. No water damage. There is some light bleed through visible on this article.

  • Product Type: Original Print Article; Black / White
  • Grade: Very Fine +++
  • Dimensions: Approximately 6.25 x 9.5 inches; 16 x 24 cm
  • Authentication: Serial-Numbered Certificate of Authenticity w/ Full Provenance
  • Protection: Packaged in a custom archival sleeve with an acid-free black board (great for display, gift-giving, and preservation)

Keywords specific to this image: Senator John Hecker, Denver County, Colorado, Senator, Ferrau, Women's Suffrage, Voting