Hard One, Not Done

 

A commemoration of the 100-Year Anniversary of the Ratification of the 19th Amendment from an Iowa Perspective

The Vote is the Emblem of Our Equality: Victorians and the Fight for Women's Rights

Start: 
Friday, March 20, 2020 - 1:00pm
End: 
Friday, March 20, 2020 - 3:00pm

On August 26th this year, Americans will mark the 100th anniversary of the19th Amendment giving women the right to vote.  In this program, historian Kathy Wilson investigates why women had to fight for decades to get the right to vote, why black and minority women were excluded from the national suffrage movement, and why we still struggle with women's rights today.

Venue: 
Lyons Branch Library
105 Main Avenue
Clinton
Intended Audience: 
General Public
Contact Name: 
Jeanne Nitz
Organization: 
Clinton Public Library, Lyons Branch