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- Wyoming ratified the 19th Amendment on January 27, 1920.by April Young Bennett on January 18, 2022 at 3:48 pm
- Oregon ratified the 19th Amendment on January 13, 1920.by April Young Bennett on January 12, 2022 at 3:37 pm
Oregon ratified the 19th Amendment on January 13, 1920.
- ‘”Agitate! Agitate!’ ought to be the motto of every reformer.” -Ernestine Roseby April Young Bennett on January 11, 2022 at 3:24 pm
“‘Agitate! Agitate!’ ought to be the motto of every reformer. Agitation is the opposite of stagnation — the one is life, the other death.” Ernestine Rose, March 28, 1860 Happy birthday to Ernestine Potowska Rose,...
- Indiana ratified the 19th Amendment on January 16, 1920.by April Young Bennett on January 7, 2022 at 10:41 pm
- “Teach our daughters that they are as much bound to become independent as their brothers.” -Abby Kelley Foster, 1851by April Young Bennett on January 5, 2022 at 4:34 pm
“Women, revolt at the idea of marrying for the sake of a home, for the sake of a support—of marrying the purse instead of the man. …Teach our daughters that they are as much...