International Council of Women Pin

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Title

International Council of Women Pin

Subject

Women's rights;

Description

Decorative pin with a gold plated emblem that looks like a shield surrounded by an ornate leaf border. Front has raised lettering inscription of "ICW" in a diagonal. The top has a faded blue ribbon bow.

Carrie Lane Chapman Catt (1859-1947) was a suffragist, early feminist, political activist, and Iowa Agricultural College (Iowa State University) alumna (1880). She was president (1900-1904 and 1915-1920) of the National American Woman Suffrage Association. She also formed and was president (1904-1923) of the International Woman Suffrage Alliance. In 1920, she helped found the League of Women Voters.

Creator

International Council of Women

Date

1888-1930

Digital Item Created: 2010-11-03

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