Object Record

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Collection National Woman's Party Textile Collection
Catalog Number 1913.006
Object Name Banner
Title Purple banner reading "Forward out of error..," 1913-1920
Date 1913-1920
Year Range from 1913
Year Range to 1920
Description Long purple banner reading " "Forward out of error leave behind the night forward through the darkness forward into light"." Banner is sewn of purple cotton sateen, folded over and machine-hemmed in lavender thread on all four sides. Lettering is painted in gold with white "shadowing." A flat tube of unbleached muslin is attached to top edge of reverse side of banner with dark purple thread in a running stitch, probably for hanging.
Dimensions W-23 L-114.5 inches
Material Cotton/Paint
Subjects Banners
Suffragists--United States--1910-1920
Parades & processions
Search Terms 1910-1920
Suffrage parade
Suffrage--United States--1910-1920
Suffragists--United States--1910-1920
Provenance Used by the National Woman's Party during picketing, protests and demonstrations in their fight for women's suffrage, 1913-1920.