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Columbian Exposition Ribbon

Columbian Exposition Ribbon

Title

Columbian Exposition Ribbon

Description

White satin and rectangular ribbon has a pointed end with a gold tassel. The ribbon contains an image of a large building behind a river with small boats and a bridge, "Machinery Hall" "Columbian Exposition Chicago 1893" inscribed in blue, orange and gold.
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.

Source

RS 21/7/3

Date

1893
Digital Item Created: 2010-11-03
21-07-003.Catt.2002-R001.010.tif

Rights

U.S. and international copyright laws protect this digital image. Commercial use or distribution of the image is not permitted without prior permission of the copyright holder. For permission to use the digital image, please contact Iowa State University Library Special Collections at archives@iastate.edu For reproductions see: http://www.add.lib.iastate.edu/spcl/services/photfees.html

Relation

Carrie Chapman Catt Papers, 1878-ongoing; http://www.add.lib.iastate.edu/spcl/arch/rgrp/21-7-3.html

Format

Badges; 22.9 x 6.4 cm

Type

Image

Identifier

21-07-003.Catt.2002-R001.010
http://cdm16001.contentdm.oclc.org/cdm/ref/collection/p16001coll7/id/15

Collection