Suffragettes' poster: 20th century
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Suffragettes' poster. Woodcut with relief printed in black and central image of a tree to the left of which sits a robed woman holding a book. To the right a bearded man is looking out to sea. The slogans on this poster are written in Welsh. The slogan above the image reads ' A ydyw (missing word) yn D?g?' Slogan below the image reads 'Ai - manteisiol - l - wladwriath - ydyw - estyn breintiau - l - rhif2 - au -Gwrthod - l - fammau - yn Israel?' Text within the image read '1 Cyrifoldeb heb beidlais. 2 Pleidlas - heb cyrifoldeb'. In translation this means 'Is this fair? 1. Responsibility without suffrage 2. Suffrage without responsibility. Is it advantageous for the state to hand out privileges to section 2 or refusal to mothers in Israel?'.
1912 AD - 1915 AD