Votes for Women Pin

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Description
Enameled pin worn by supporters of woman suffrage.
"Votes for Women" was one of the most popular and recognizable slogans used by members of the woman’s suffrage movement. Purple, white, and yellow were the colors of the National Woman’s Party founded in 1913 by Alice Paul.
Location
Currently not on view
Credit Line
Library of Congress
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Political and Military History: Political History, Womens History/Reform Movements Collection
Government, Politics, and Reform
Woman Suffrage
ca 1910
ID Number
PL.242991.009
catalog number
242991.009
accession number
242991
subject
Women's Suffrage
Women's Rights
place made
United States: District of Columbia
Physical Description
bronze (overall material)
enamelled (overall production method/technique)
purple (overall color)
yellow (overall color)
white (overall color)
Measurements
overall: 10 mm x 35 mm; 13/32 in x 1 3/8 in
National Museum of American History
Object Name
pin, bar