Celebrate 100 years of Women's Suffrage
Place card, circa 1900. Inscribed in yellow on the right: VOTES FOR WOMEN.
Leaders Susan B. Anthony and Elizabeth Cady Stanton adopted the yellow sunflower as a national symbol for the suffrage movement to honor the first campaign for universal suffrage, which was waged in Kansas in 1867. 2002.106.3
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