Songsheet of 'The March of the Women', 1911. Songsheet in the suffragette colours of purple, green and white, showing women and children marching with the banner of the Women's Social and Political Union, demanding votes for women. This anthem was written by Ethel Smyth in 1911 and was dedicated to Emmeline Pankhurst, a leading campaigner in the suffragette movement.

Songsheet of 'The March of the Women', Songsheet in the suffragette colours of purple, green and white, showing women and children marching with the banner of the Women's Social and Political Union, demanding votes for women. This anthem was written

Suffragette colours

The original choice by suffrogettes was:- Green - Give White - Women Violet - Vote

Suffragette brooch

Enamelled brooch in suffragette colours made by the artist and enamellist Ernestine Mills. (via Badge

This leaflet advertises a pro-suffrage demonstration to be held on 24 November in the Bow Palace, Bow Road. Speakers included Emmeline Pankhurst and George Lansbury, the Labour Party member of parliament for Bow and Bromley, who was a staunch supporter of women's suffrage. The bill is printed in the purple, white and green colours of the Women's Social and Political Union.

This leaflet advertises a pro-suffrage demonstration to be held on 24 November in the Bow Palace, Bow Road. Speakers included Emmeline Pankhurst and George Lansbury, the Labour Party member of parliament for Bow and Bromley, who was a staunch supporter of

Suffragette Outfit

Downton Abbey era 'militant suffragettes' in England led by Emmeline and Christabel Pankhurst sported purple, GREEN and white to show their support! American suffragettes led by "Iron-Jawed Angel" Alice Paul wore purple, GOLD and white!

UK -- The 'Suffragette Look' as worn by Norah Balls. The suffragette uniform was introduced in 1908. During the winter months members of the WSPU were required to wear 'full dress uniform' of a ' white frock with regalia and colours' to all indoor meetings and breakfast receptions. During the summer months this uniform was also worn to all outdoor processions and rallies.     Artist/Photographer/Maker  Women's Social and Political Union

UK -- The 'Suffragette Look' as worn by Norah Balls. The suffragette uniform was introduced in During the winter months members of the WSPU were required to wear 'full dress uniform' of a ' white frock with regalia and colours' to all indoor meeting

Smash The Patriarchy hand embroidered feminist hoop art with floral detail in a 6 inch embroidery hoop

Smash The Patriarchy hand embroidered feminist hoop art with floral detail in a 6 inch embroidery hoop Mais

The earliest calls for women to be given the vote in the United Kingdom began in the nineteenth century, with local women’s groups organising petitions and distributing propaganda. This coin – a perfectly ordinary penny minted in 1903 – was part of this civil disobedience. Stamped with the suffragette slogan “votes for women”, it circulated as small change, and spread the message of the campaigners.

"This coin – a perfectly ordinary penny minted in 1903 – was part of this civil disobedience. Stamped with the suffragette slogan “votes for women”, it circulated as small change, and spread the message of the campaigners.

votes for women pin in suffragette colours G-reen,  W-hite, V-iolet or GIVE WOMEN VOTES

The color scheme was created by British suffragette Mrs. Pethick-Lawrence, treasurer and co-editor of the weekly newspaper Votes for Women.

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