100th Anniversary of Women’s Suffrage
EDUCATORS! Scroll down for lesson plans
p.13 State Historian: Emmeline Pankhurst, Freedom or Death in the Fight for Suffrage
p. 20 A Return to Equal Suffrage in Connecticut: a Native American Perspective
PLUS these stories from our past issues!
“Our Hard-Won Right to Vote” by Elizabeth J. Normen, Spring 2016
Why was the fight in Connecticut so hard?
“Senator Brandegee Stonewalls Women’s Suffrage” by Christopher A. Griffin and Henry S. Cohn, Spring 2016
“Audacious Alliances: Mary Townsend Seymour” by Mark H. Jones, Summer 2003
Who else was involved, especially around World War I?
“Greenwich Women Face the Great War” by Kathleen Eagen Johnson, Winter 2014-2015
What happened after the vote was won?
Who were some other groundbreakers?
Were women politically active before the 19th Amendment?
“No Taxation without Representation: Black Suffrage in Connecticut” by Katherine Harris, Spring 2016
Isabella Beecher Hooker & the Spirits of Reform, Winter 2008/2009
The surprising relationship between spiritualism, suffragists, and reform.
“A Return to Equal Suffrage in Connecticut: a Native American Perspective” by Chris Newell, Summer 2020
Grades 3 – 4: 1920: Votes for Women!
from our companion website WhereILiveCT.org