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Woman Suffrage Banner, 1914-1917

Woman Suffrage Banner, 1914-1917

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Description
Suffragists from the National Woman’s Party made smaller versions of the banner used on the 1913 parade’s first float. These "Great Demand" banners were used in demonstrations and rallies and at suffrage headquarters. Marie Gilmer Louthan carried this one in suffrage parades
Object Name
banner
date made
1914-1917
user
National Woman's Party
maker
National Woman's Party
place made
United States: District of Columbia, Washington
Physical Description
silk (overall material)
yellow (overall color)
white (overall color)
purple (overall color)
Measurements
overall: 65 in x 67 in; 165.1 cm x 170.18 cm
ID Number
2009.0207.01
catalog number
2009.0207.01
accession number
2009.0207
Credit Line
Gift of Martin Louthan
subject
Women's Suffrage
See more items in
Political and Military History: Political History, Women's History Collection
Government, Politics, and Reform
Woman Suffrage
American Democracy: A Great Leap of Faith
Exhibition
Exhibition
Exhibition Location
National Museum of American History
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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