Now We’re Celebrating and Reflecting on a Century of the 19th Amendment
August 18, 2020, marks 100 years of the 19th Amendment. On August 18, 1920—after nearly a century of campaigning from American suffrage activists—the U.S. Constitution declared that “the right of citizens of the United States to vote shall not be denied or abridged by the United States or by any State on account of sex.”
Women’s Suffrage Centennial Panel
Join us for a Zoom panel and discussion on Tuesday, August 18, at 7 p.m. EST.
Declaration of Sentiments (signed by early women’s rights activists at a convention in Seneca Falls, New York, on July 20, 1848)
Declaration of Rights of the Women of the United States (published by the National Woman Suffrage Association in 1876)