Pin for Influencing Decisions - A Design for Action of Alpha Kappa Alpha

Image for Pin for Influencing Decisions - A Design for Action of Alpha Kappa Alpha
Manufactured by
Unidentified
Subject of
Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Incorporated, founded 1908
Barbara Phillips, American, 1938 - 2013
Medium
metal
Dimensions
7/8 x 3/4 x 1/8 in. (2.2 x 1.9 x 0.3 cm)
Type
logos
Date
1978
Description
An Alpha Kappa Alpha metal logo with a small metal loop attached to the top. The pendant is a small circle that has a compass rose at center that divides the pendant’s face into four sections. The left section has a hand holding a diploma, the top section has a scale, the right section has a hand holding a gavel and the bottom section has a domed building.
Topic
African American
Education
Sororities
Women
Credit Line
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of the Historical Society of Washington, DC and the Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc.
Object number
2013.133.2.21
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification
Memorabilia and Ephemera
Data Source
National Museum of African American History and Culture

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