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yellow flag with the words "Votes for Women" stenciled in black

A small yellow gauze-like cotton pennant with "Votes for Women" stenciled in black upper and lower case letters across front. Autry Museum; 2002.106.2

Crafting for a Cause: Create Your Own Pennant

Resource Type
Grade Level:
K–2, 3–5, 6–8, 9–12
Art, Social Studies
Activism, Women

Fun Activity 

Families and students will learn how to make pennants for causes they are passionate about. They will also learn a brief history about women's suffrage and the 19th Amendment.


CA HSS: 8.6.6  
CA HSS: 8.8.3. 

CA HSS: 11.10.7  

Lesson Resources

Crafting for a Cause: Create Your Own PennantSpanish

Associated Education Resources

Educational Programs at the Autry are sponsored by:

Dean and Laura Beresford · Molly and Neal Brockmeyer · Vince and Colleen Caballero · Capital Group · David F. Eisenberg · The Georgina-Fredrick Children's Foundation · Christy McAvoy · Marleen and Bruce Rognlien · Robert E. Ronus · Brenda and Gary Ruttenberg · The Steinmetz Foundation · Virginia F. Stevenson · Thelma Pearl Howard Foundation

Land Acknowledgment

The Autry Museum of American West acknowledges the Gabrielino/Tongva peoples as the traditional land caretakers of Tovaangar (the Los Angeles basin and So. Channel Islands). We recognize that the Autry Museum and its campuses are located on the traditional lands of Gabrielino/Tongva peoples and we pay our respects to the Honuukvetam (Ancestors), ‘Ahiihirom (Elders) and ‘Eyoohiinkem (our relatives/relations) past, present and emerging.

The Autry Museum in Griffith Park

4700 Western Heritage Way

Los Angeles, CA 90027-1462
Located northeast of downtown, across from the Los Angeles Zoo.
Map and Directions

Free parking for Autry visitors.

Tuesday–Friday 10:00 a.m.–4:00 p.m.
Saturday–Sunday 10:00 a.m.–5:00 p.m.

Food Trucks are available on select days, contact us for details at 323.495.4252.
The cafe is temporarily closed until further notice.