Illuminated certificate presented to Alice Paul by Emmeline Pankhurst, around 1900

Illuminated certificate presented to Alice Paul by Emmeline Pankhurst, around 1900

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Description
British suffrage leader Emmeline Pankhurst gave this illuminated certificate to the American suffrage leader after Alice Paul was imprisoned in Britain and went on a hunger strike.
Object Name
citation, Illuminated Certificate
Citation
unspecified
National Woman's Party
Physical Description
parchment (overall material)
ink (overall material)
wood (overall material)
Measurements
framed: 4 1/4 in x 18 in; 10.795 cm x 45.72 cm
unframed: 20 1/4 in x 14 in; 51.435 cm x 35.56 cm
ID Number
1987.0165.162
catalog number
1987.0165.162
accession number
1987.0165
Credit Line
Alice Paul Centennial Foundation, Inc.
subject
Women's Suffrage
Equal Rights Amendment
Voting Rights
Women's History
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Political and Military History: Political History, Women's History Collection
Exhibition
Creating Icons
Exhibition Location
National Museum of American History
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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