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Women's Suffrage Centennial 1920/2020: Home

August 18, 2020 marks the centennial of the passage of the 19th Amendment to the U.S. Constitution, guaranteeing and protecting women's right to vote. This guide provides access to primary and secondary resources related to the women's suffrage moment.
Last Updated: Jun 10, 2024 3:58 PM

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Left: In late 1915, suffrage envoys from San Francisco are greeted in New Jersey on their way to Washington, DC to present a petition to Congress containing more than 500,000 signatures. Image author: Library of Congress. Image source: Wikimedia Commons. Image license: Public domain.


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