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Button

Object Number: 
INV.2621
Date: 
ca. 1900
Medium: 
metal, plastic
Dimensions: 
Overall: 1 5/16 in. ( 3.4 cm )
Description: 
Circular metal pin-back button "VOTE FOR/WOMEN/SUFFRAGE/NOV. 6TH"; yellow and black.
Gallery Label: 
The Women's Suffrage movement, begun in the mid-19th century, recognized women as contributors to the greater good of society. The movement's leaders fought for a woman's right to vote, a dream that did not become reality until the nineteenth amendment was added to the Constitution in 1920.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group