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Collection National Woman's Party Textile Collection
Catalog Number 1913.121
Object Name Banner
Title Small wool tricolor banner with horizontal pole, 1913-1920
Date 1913-1920
Year Range from 1913
Year Range to 1920
Description Small rectangular tricolor banner in horizontal bands of purple ("violet"), white, and yellow ("gold") wool. Each strip is attached to the next with flat-felled seams and the banner is hemmed at either side. At the top edge is a white cotton twill hanging sleeve, through which is threaded a wooden pole, which is nailed to the hanging sleeve at either end. A brown cotton rope is knotted and nailed to the left end of the pole and detached from right end, with pin and nail present (now removed and retained).
Dimensions W-19.5 L-26 inches
Material Wool/Cotton/Nails/Wood/Rope
Subjects Banners
Suffragists--United States--1910-1920
National Woman's Party
Search Terms Banners
Suffrage--United States--1910-1920
Suffragists--United States--1910-1920
National Woman's Party
Provenance Used by the National Woman's Party during picketing, protests and demonstrations in their fight for women's suffrage, 1913-1920.