Pinback button : National Union of Women's Suffrage Societies." [Circa 1900-1910]

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Title

Pinback button : National Union of Women's Suffrage Societies." [Circa 1900-1910]

Description

Red, green and white pinback button with the name of the organization, the National Union of Women's Suffrage Societies. The NUWSS was founded in Great Britain in 1897 by the merger of the National Central Society for Women's Suffrage and the Central Committee, National Society for Women's Suffrage. Red, white, and green were the group's official colors. The president of the NUWSS was Millicent Fawcett, who served for over twenty years.

There is no manufacturer information printed on the button.

Date

[Circa 1900-1910]

Subject

Advertising, Political--Great Britain
Buttons
Campaign buttons
Campaign insignia
Fawcett, Millicent Garrett, Dame, 1847-1929
National Union of Women's Suffrage Societies
Political campaigns
Women--Suffrage--Great Britain

Language

English

Identifier

BUTN.1900.01

Original Format

Buttons (information artifacts)
celluloid (cellulosic)

Physical Dimensions

2.25 cm. diam.

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