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Collection National Woman's Party Textile Collection
Catalog Number 1913.003
Object Name Banner
Title Yellow banner with purple lettering reading "Forward, out of darkness...," 1913-1920
Date 1913-1920
Year Range from 1913
Year Range to 1920
Description Rectangular yellow cotton twill banner with stenciled lettering in purple paint and gold fringe applied at curved bottom edge. Lettering reads "Forward, out of darkness, leave behind the night. Forward out of error, forward into light." Banner is stitched to unbleached cotton twill backing fabric covering a padded board and mounted in a gilt frame.
Dimensions W-31 L-56 inches
Material Cotton/Fabric/Paint
People Amidon, Beulah (later Beulah Amidon Ratliff)
Subjects Suffrage
Suffragette
Suffragettes
Suffragists
Suffragists--United States--1910-1920
Banners
Quotations
Search Terms 1910-1920
Banners
Suffrage
Suffrage parade
Suffrage--United States--1910-1920
Suffragists
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.