Votes for Women Pin


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.

Date Made: ca 1910

Location: Currently not on view

Place Made: United States: District of Columbia

General Subject Association: Women's SuffrageSubject: Women's Rights


See more items in: Political and Military History: Political History, Womens History/Reform Movements Collection, Government, Politics, and Reform, Woman Suffrage


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Credit Line: Library of Congress

Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: PL.242991.009Catalog Number: 242991.009Accession Number: 242991

Object Name: pin, bar

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


Record Id: nmah_529867

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