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League of Women Voters button

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Titles League of Women Voters button
Description White circular pin-back button with large green text that reads, "We Know How To Act - LWV". The button was made by Wendell's Inc. of Minneapolis. This slogan was popular among the League of Women Voters members during the 1970s, where it made reference to both expectations of women acting "properly" while also indicating their political drive and power.
Quantity 1 item
Format Content Category: artifacts
Measurements 1 1/2 inches diameter
Nomenclature button (information artifact)
Materials metal
plastic (material)
paper (fiber product)
Creation Made by: Wendell's
Subjects Distributed by: League of Women Voters of Minnesota
Voting
Women
Used in: Minnesota, United States
Badges, Buttons & Medals. Government. Political Movements & Causes
Badges, Buttons & Medals. Fraternal, Sororal, & Social
Dates Use: Approximately 1970 - Not later than 2018 (Slogan use dated by current League of Women Voters staff as popular in the 1970s; button collected for Minnesota Historical Society in 2018.)
Holding Type 3D Objects
Identifiers 2019.64.2 (Accession Number)

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