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Collection National Woman's Party Textile Collection
Catalog Number 1913.010
Object Name Banner
Title Green silk banner reading "District of Columbia," 1913-1920
Date 1913-1920
Year Range from 1913
Year Range to 1920
Description Rectangular banner of green silk with black wool applique lettering reading "District of Columbia" in capitals. Banner is rectangular with points at bottom edge, backed in dark green cotton sateen painted brown for stiffening on inner side, with paint visible through losses in front fabric. Five black silk ribbon ties at top and one long silk rope attached to each bottom corner, possibly for holding banner in place.
Dimensions W-33.5 L-58.5 inches
Material Silk/Wool/Paint/Rope/Cotton
Subjects Banners
Parades & processions
Parades & processions--Washington (D.C.)--1910-1920
Suffragists--United States--1910-1920
Search Terms 1910-1920
Parades & processions
Suffrage parade
Suffrage--United States--1910-1920
Suffragists -- United States -- 1910-1920
Suffragists --United States --History
Suffragists--United State--1910-1920
Suffragists--United States
Suffragists--United States--1910-1920
Suffragists--United States--Washington, D.C.
Suffragists--United States-Washington, D.C.
Provenance Used by the National Woman's Party during picketing, protests and demonstrations in their fight for women's suffrage, 1913-1920.