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Westport’s Suffragists—Our Neighbors, Our Crusaders: The 19th Amendment Turns 100

March 29

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The exhibit will be open during Library hours.

Free
The Westport Library, 20 Jesup Road
Westport, 06880


The names and contributions of Westport women central to the “Votes for Women” campaign and ratification of the 19th Amendment in 1920 remain nearly forgotten. Learn about the Westport suffragists who helped change the course of history for American women for generations to come. Part of “Our Vote, Our Future,” the Library’s WestportREADS 2020 centennial celebration.

Please check with the Westport Library website for closings. www.westportlibrary.org

Westport’s Neighbors and Crusaders: Finding their Voice through Suffrage: Talk with Exhibit Curator Kathie Bennewitz
Tuesday, April 14 at 7 pm in Brooks Place

Funding provided in part by The Drew Friedman Community Arts Center and thanks to Connecticut Humanities, a nonprofit affiliate of the National Endowment for the Humanities which supports cultural and historic organizations that tell the state’s stories, build community and enrich lives.

Organizer

The Westport Library
Phone:
203-291-4800
Email:
jkeller@westportlibrary.org
Website:
www.westportlibrary.org

Venue

The Westport Library
20 Jesup Road
Westport, 06880
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Phone:
203-291-4800
Website:
www.westportlibrary.org

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