pennant

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Title

pennant

Description

a) Red and black fabric pennant, red stitching, with white painted text "1st Aniversario 1980 FSLN."

b) Red fabric pennant, blue stitching, with white star and text "FMLN El Salvador."

FSLN, or the Sandinista National Liberation Front (Sandinistas), was the left-wing Marxist revolutionary party that took control of Nicaragua in 1979. FMLN was a similar political party founded in El Salvador in 1980. These pennants were brought from Nicaragua by Sr. Alicia Ramirez, SL, who lived in Nicaragua 1976-1977 for the Loretto Third World Experience and returned as a nurse, 1980-1984.

Date

1980s

Format

30" x 15"

Type

Textiles

Identifier

2023.006.007a-b

Files

2023.006.007a-min.JPG
2023.006.007b-min.JPG

Citation

“pennant,” Loretto Heritage Center Artifacts, accessed June 21, 2024, https://lorettoheritagecenter.omeka.net/items/show/2366.