The Maine Women's Suffrage Referendum, also known as Proposed Amendment No. 1, was on the September 10, 1917 ballot in Maine as a legislatively-referred constitutional amendment, where it was defeated. The measure would have granted women equal suffrage with men. This would have amended Section 1 of Article II of the Maine Constitution.
| Maine Proposed Amendment No. 1 (1917)|
|Yes|| 20,604|| 34.66%|
Election results via:
Main State Law and Legislative Reference Library, Proposed Constitutional Amendments 1820-
Text of measure
The full text of the ballot language can be read here.
The full text of the proposed constitutional changes can be read here.