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  • emSuffrage  Womens Long Battle for the Voteem
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    Suffrage - Women's Long Battle for the Vote

    UCLA History Professor Emeritus Ellen Carol DuBois discussed her book, Suffrage: Women’s Long Battle for the Vote. Professor DuBois provided an overview of the movement from its beginnings…

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  • Conversations with Suffragists
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    Conversations with Suffragists

    On August 18, 1920, women won the right to vote with the ratification of the 19th Amendment. To commemorate this anniversary, the National Archives hosted a conversation with interpreters from…

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  • The Chautauqua Movement and Womens Suffrage
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    The Chautauqua Movement and Women's Suffrage

    Scholar Sarah Bell talked about the relationship between the Chautauqua movement and women’s suffrage in the late nineteenth century. She explained how the educational movement evolved from…

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  • Washington Journal Colleen Shogan Discusses the Ratification of the 19th Amendment
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    Colleen Shogan on the Ratification of the 19th Amendment

    Women’s Suffrage Centennial Commission Co-Chair Colleen Shogan talked about the 100th anniversary of the ratification of the 19th Amendment, when Tennessee became the 36th and last state needed…

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  • Tennessee and the Womens Suffrage Movement
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    Tennessee and the Women's Suffrage Movement

    Women’s Suffrage Centennial Commission executive director Anna Laymon talked with Tennessee U.S. Senator Marsha Blackburn about the state’s involvement in the women’s suffrage movement. On August…

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  • Centennial Suffrage Commemoration
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    Centennial Suffrage Commemoration

    The Women’s Suffrage Centennial Commission hosted a conversation on the 100th anniversary of the 19th Amendment with former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton, author Elaine Weiss, and…

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  • First Lady Remarks at Launch of Womens Suffrage Exhibit
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    First Lady Remarks at Launch of Women's Suffrage Exhibit

    First lady Melania Trump made remarks at the launch of the “Building the Movement: America’s Youth Celebrate 100 Years of Women’s Suffrage” digital exhibit at the White House.

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  • Women Voters 19202016
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    Women Voters, 1920-2016

    Christina Wolbrecht, political scientist and author of A Century of Votes for Women: American Elections Since Suffrage, discussed how politicians and the media have attempted to understand…

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  • Suffrage Movement and the Media
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    Suffrage Movement and the Media

    Three scholars who have written books about women’s suffrage participated in a discussion titled: “Women and the Vote: The 19th Amendment, Power, Media, and the Making of a Movement.” The National…

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  • Rightfully Hers American Women and the Vote Exhibit
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    "Rightfully Hers, American Women and the Vote" Exhibit

    Curator Corinne Porter gave American History TV a guided tour of a National Archives exhibit marking the centennial of the 19th Amendment, which guarantees women the right to vote.

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  • Role of Men in the Womens Suffrage Movement
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    Role of Men in the Women's Suffrage Movement

    Three authors explored the role of men in the women’s suffrage movement and the reasons why men supported the 19th Amendment. This National Archives event was one of a series associated with their…

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  • Harriet Tubman and Womens Suffrage
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    Harriet Tubman and Women's Suffrage

    Harriet Tubman is celebrated for her work as an abolitionist, Underground Railroad conductor, and Union Army scout during the Civil War. Karen Hill of the Harriet Tubman House talked about…

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  • Votes for Women Exhibit Part 2
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    "Votes for Women" Exhibit, Part 2

    Historian Kate Clarke Lemay gave a guided tour of a National Portrait Gallery exhibit marking the centennial of the 19th Amendment. Starting with the 1913 suffrage parade in Washington,…

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  • QA with Elaine Weiss
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    Q&A with Elaine Weiss

    Journalist and author Elaine Weiss discussed her book, The Woman’s Hour, about the lead-up to the ratification of the 19th Amendment to the U.S. Constitution on August 18, 1920, that…

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  • Suffragists and the 19th Amendment
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    Suffragists and the 19th Amendment

    Author Rebecca Roberts talked about the decade leading up to the passage of the 19th Amendment and how women gained their right to vote through marching, picketing, and persistence. Ms. Roberts is the…

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  • Womens Suffrage Museum Exhibits
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    Women's Suffrage Museum Exhibits

    Curators from the National Portrait Gallery, National Archives, and the Library of Congress discussed their institutions' exhibits commemorating the Nineteenth Amendment, which gave women the…

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  • President Trump Announces Posthumous Pardon for Susan B Anthony
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    President Trump Signs Proclamation on 100th Anniversary of 19th Amendment

    President Trump signed a proclamation to mark the 100th anniversary of the ratification of the 19th Amendment. He was joined by first lady Melania Trump and others. After signing the proclamation…

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  • Legacy and Future of the 19th Amendment
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    Legacy and Future of the 19th Amendment

    All in Together, the National Constitution Center, the National Archives, amd several other foundations hosted a series of conversations on the history, legacy, and future of the 19th…

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  • Nineteenth Amendment Legacies
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    Nineteenth Amendment Legacies

    Penn State Professor Lee Ann Banaszak reflected on the 100th anniversary of women’s suffrage and talked about the tactics women used to get the 19th Amendment passed and ratified. This…

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  • Womens Suffrage and 19th Amendment Legacy
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    Women's Suffrage and 19th Amendment Legacy

    The year 2020 marks the 100th anniversary of the 19th Amendment’s ratification, granting women the right to vote. Representatives from several institutions, including the National Park Service,…

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