One hundred years ago, the 19th Amendment was ratified and put into effect. It was an accumulation of years of effort and involved a multitude of people that helped bring about that change. Come and hear the stories of various people throughout our history that stood up in times of need to help support and build the cause of women. From the earliest quotes to the 1848 Seneca Falls Convention to the first attempts to vote to the valiant efforts of the suffragettes; we see bravery at every station of progress. Come and hear about the Congressional battles and the law that was eventually ratified on August 26, 1920.
The 19th Amendment
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