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    Woman's Suffrage: Woman's Ballot Box. Woman's right to vote came came slowly and conditionally. More often than not, they were restricted to voting only on issues men felt they had a vested interest in, such as the education of their children, and then were made to use separate ballots and ballot boxes. This example was made by Geo. D. Barnard & Co., a manufacturer of office fixtures and equipment, in St. Louis, Mo. A tin, barrel form in black japanned finish with stenciled gold lettering, sunbursts, and bands. The slotted, cast iron lid is fitted with a latch and wire bale handle. Measures 14.25" wide x 12.25" high x 12.5" deep. Some denting in the rims, else fine condition.

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    May, 2010
    22nd Saturday
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