Souvenir paper table napkin; 1908
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Souvenir paper table napkin commemorating the Votes for Women Great Demonstration held at Hyde Park on June 21st 1908 in support of female suffrage. In the centre is a map showing a plan of the routes taken by the marchers to the rally in Hyde Park together with the location of the platforms in the park where speeches were taking place. The programme is also printed with a timetable of the day's events framed by portraits of the Suffragette leaders and speakers. The napkin has a floral border coloured in purple and green, the colour scheme of the Women's Social and Political Union, organisers of the demonstration.
1908 AD - 1908 AD