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"If we do not use the franchise, we shall give our enemies a stick with which to break our heads, and we shall not be able to live down the reproach of our indifference for 100 years. Hold meetings! Every time you meet a woman, talk to her about going to the polls to vote."
-Mary Church Terrell
One of the premier women's history sites in the country, the Sewall-Belmont House & Museum maintains an extensive collection of suffrage banners, archives and artifacts documenting the continuing effort by women and men of all races, religions and backgrounds to win voting rights and equality for women under the law.