First Vote Badge

Description
Badge worn by women supporting Republican presidential candidate Warren G. Harding. The 1920 presidential election was the first in which women from all states could vote after the Nineteenth Amendment enfranchising women was ratified in August, 1920.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
badge
associated person
Harding, Warren G.
Coolidge, Calvin
associated institution
Republican National Party
Measurements
overall: 5 in x 2 1/4 in x 1/4 in; 12.7 cm x 5.715 cm x .635 cm
associated place
United States: Pennsylvania
ID Number
1980.0606.183
accession number
1980.0606
catalog number
1980.0606.183
subject
Government, Politics, and Reform
Women's Suffrage
Women's Rights
Political Campaigns
Woman Suffrage
See more items in
Political History: Political History, Womens History/Reform Movements Collection
Woman Suffrage
Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center

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