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Collection National Woman's Party Textile Collection
Catalog Number 1913.101.005
Object Name Badge, Membership
Title National Woman's Party ribbon badge reading "Alternate", n.d.
Date n.d.
Description The badge consists of a rectangular tricolor satin ribbon with its lower edge clipped in the shape of a chevron. The tricolor ribbon in purple ("violet"), white, and yellow ("gold") has "ALTERNATE" printed in black capital letters across the central white stripe. Attached with a safety pin to the reverse is a paper label with black lettering reading "MEYER'S SHOP/BADGE MAKERS/1331 F St. N.W./WASHINGTON, D.C."
Dimensions W-1.5 L-4 inches
Material Fabric/Metal
Subjects Badges
National Woman's Party
Ribbon badges
Search Terms National Woman's Party
Textile
Provenance Used by the National Woman's Party during picketing, protests and demonstrations in their fight for women's suffrage, and equal rights.