19th Amendment Ratification Pen

Description
Pen used by Secretary of State Bainbridge Colby to sign the certificate of ratification of the 19th amendment on August 26, 1920, giving women the right to vote.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
pen
maker
Eagle Pencil Company
Physical Description
metal (point material)
wood (body material)
Measurements
overall approx.: 5 in; 12.7 cm
place made
United States: New York, New York
ID Number
PL*030858
catalog number
30858
accession number
66218
subject
Women's Suffrage
Government, Politics, and Reform
Woman Suffrage
See more items in
Political History: Political History, Reform Movements Collection
Woman Suffrage
Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center

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