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Picketing the White House - Photo 7

Picketing the White House - Photo 7

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Library of Congress/Records of the National Woman's Party

Picketing the White House - Photo 7

On October 20, 1917, the day after police announced that future picketers would receive a sentence of six months for unlawful protest, Alice Paul led the picket line. The banner reads, "The time has come to conquer or submit for there is but one choice - we have made it." This group would receive six months at Occoquan Workhouse for their protest.

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