2010.54.2373

Living the Legacy of Women's Rights
1998
27.25 in HIGH x 19.38 in WIDE
(69.21 cm HIGH x 49.21 cm WIDE)
All Of Us Or None Archive. Gift of the Rossman Family.
2010.54.2373

The lower right corner has: "Photo Credits: / California Historical Society, San Francisco; Alice Marshall Women's History Collection/ Penn State, Harrisburg; / George W. Holsey; Gabriela A. Cooney/Smith College; Sonoma County CSW; / Women's Professional Fast Pitch Assoc.; AP/Wide World Photos; Joan E. Biren (JEB); NASA / Poster Design: Colleen Barclay / (c) 1997 National Women's History Project / 7738 Bell Road, Windsor, CA 95492 / Phone: 707 838-6000 E-mail: nwhp@aol.com / Visit our web site: www.nwhp.org".

The poster is laminated overall. The background of the poster is a stylized photograph of several women in dresses. One of the women is holding a dark colored sign on which the text: "California / Equal Suffrage / Association" can be read. The left side of the poster has two rows of photos laid out in a checkerboard pattern, there are five photos in all and they each depict women in various occupations: police officer, athlete, politician, laborer, and clergy. Interspersed throughout these five main photos are images of buttons bearing various political slogans like: "Black / Feminism / Lives!", and "Boxer / Senate". There is also a small amount of text accompanying each photo that relates to women's history in the related occupations. The right side of the poster has the text: "Living / The / Legacy / Of / Women's / Rights". The bottom edge has the text: "National Women's History Month March 1998".

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