On Saturday, March 7, at 10:30 a.m., the Delaware Public Archives will present a program that commemorates Delaware’s 100th anniversary of women’s struggle for the right to vote. During the spring of 1920, all political eyes were on the First State. The General Assembly was meeting in special session to consider ratifying the 19th Amendment, guaranteeing women’s constitutional right to vote.
Women’s Suffrage Photo Gallery
TEST YOUR SUFFRAGE KNOWLEDGE. TAKE THE QUIZ! Women’s Suffrage Movement History and Timelines Delaware’s Women’s Suffrage History After years of fighting for women’s right to vote, the United States Congress passed the 19th Amendment in 1919… Leaders of the suffrage movement looked to the Delaware General Assembly to cast the deciding vote at a special […]
Centennial Education Center “Delaware Day Competition Display” at Legislative Hall If you would like to learn more about the “Delaware Day Competition Display” at Legislative Hall, click here. The display will be at Legislative Hall until December 12th. Children’s Books on Women’s Suffrage Pre-Teen/Teen Books on Women’s Suffrage Adult Books on Women’s Suffrage Women’s Empowerment […]