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Battle for the Ballot: Women and the Vote

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Please note: Recordings of Battle for the Ballot: Women and the Vote are available for replay on SoundCloud and YouTube

Click here to download a PDF of suggested resources for additional learning compiled by the presenters. 

A hundred years ago, the hard-fought 19th Amendment granted women the right to vote. Join moderator Dr. Shirley Yee for a digital panel exploring the complex history behind the fight for suffrage. Learn about the past and present struggles surrounding voting including racial discrimination and barriers created by lack of access to citizenship. Presented in collaboration with the Leagues of Women Voters of Washington and of Seattle-King County.

Generous support provided by Washington State Historical Society and Washington State Women’s Commission’s Votes for Women Centennial Grant.

How to Register: Participation is open to the first 500 registrants. Click the link below and provide your name, email, and address. Detailed information on how to participate will be provided on the day of the webinar.

Program will include automated captioning. For live closed captioning or other disability accommodations, please contact one week prior to the event.

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