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Button

Object Number: 
1941.434
Date: 
ca. 1900
Medium: 
Metal
Dimensions: 
Overall: 1/2 in. ( 1.3 cm )
Description: 
Circular metal pin-back button "OPPOSED/TO/WOMEN/SUFFRAGE"; yellow. black and red dot in the center.
Gallery Label: 
In 1911, The National Association Opposed to Woman Suffrage (NAOWS) was organized. Led by Josephine Dodge, the founder and first president, the NAOWS believed that woman suffrage would decrease women's work in communities and their ability to effect societal reforms.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Miss Agnes Bagley
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group