Images & Licensing

Women Suffrage is a non-commercial, academic site that uses images primarily licensed in one of the following ways:

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Image Removal Requests

While we do our best to ensure the correct usage of images on Women Suffrage, sometimes images with unclear licensing status may be published here.  If you need to request the immediate removal of an image, please entitle your e-mail message: “Image Removal Request” to ensure a speedy response.  Send all image removal requests or licensing questions to the site administrator at