Caught on Film: Jailed for Freedom Pin

Deputy Chair and Curator of the Division of Political History at the National Museum of American History Lisa Kathleen Graddy discusses the Jailed for Freedom Pin– given to honor champions of women’s suffrage arrested in June of 1917 for picketing the White House – in this video from the Smithsonian:

To view the (QuickTime) video click here: Protest and the Pin 512K_Stream_4b3a8a27d8, or follow this link:

More information on the pin can be found here and here. Happy voting!

Jailed for Freedom Pin
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of American History

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