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Event
Votes for Women: the 19th Amendment at 100
Date
06/23/2020
Time
6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Location
Virtually from the Asheboro Library
201 Worth St
Asheboro NC 27203
Contact Information
Name: Meghan Carter
Email: mcarter@randolphlibrary.org
Phone: 336-318-6808
Admission: FREE
Website: Virtual Access HERE
Details

On August 18, 1920, Tennessee became the 36th state to ratify the 19th Amendment to the US Constitution, allowing women to achieve the long-fought-for right to vote. For the amendment’s 100th anniversary, UNC-Greensboro's Dr. Mandy Cooper re-examines women's fight for suffrage in “Votes for Women: The 19th Amendment at 100." Although firmly placing the amendment at the center of American’s long & continued fight for suffrage, she also notes that some women in the USA already had the right to vote — & others would continue fighting for it for decades. This lecture is FREE and virtual by using Go-To-Meeting.

To join, please go to this website: https://global.gotomeeting.com/join/741434045 using your computer, tablet, or smartphone.

You may also access this virtual event by dialing: 1-571-317-3122 | Access Code: 741-434-045.

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