"Votes for Women" commemorative green ribbon.

Souvenir ribbon used for the AYPE Woman Suffrage Day, held July 7, 1909. Green satin ribbon strip with black print. Ends unfinished. Printed on front surface: A.Y.P. / Woman / Suffrage / Day / Wednesday / July 7, '09; Speeches / Auditorium / 10:30 a.m.; Reception / Washington / State Bldg. / 2 p.m.; "Votes for Women" On July 7, 1909, Suffrage Day at the AYPE, fairgoers were given a free button and a green ribbon badge representing the Equal Suffrage Association of Washington, the "Evergreen State."

Details

Creation Date: ca. 1909

Catalog ID: C2008.0.141

Object Types: ribbon, commemorative

Dimensions: length 6 in . width 1.5 in

Related Subjects: women's suffrage movement women's history voting suffrage