Dr. Helen Pankhurst message to American women on Day #4 of Suffrage Wagon Cafe opening festival!

Dr. Helen Pankhurst message to American women on Day #4 of Suffrage Wagon Cafe opening festival!

Hi, I’m Marguerite Kearns on our fourth and final day of the opening festivities for Suffrage Wagon Cafe. Today we’re delighted to showcase the message to American women voters from U.K. women’s rights activist Dr. Helen Pankhurst. The casting of Meryl Streep to play English suffragette leader Emmeline Pankhurst in the “Suffragette” film has brought new attention to Pankhurst’s great-granddaughter. Dr. Pankhurst...

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Day #3 of four-day festival at the Suffrage Wagon Cafe: The anti-suffrage movement

Day #3 of four-day festival at the Suffrage Wagon Cafe: The anti-suffrage movement

Hi, I’m Marguerite Kearns, host of Suffrage Wagon Cafe, back again on the third day of our four-day festival. This special program highlights the anti-suffrage movement. The suffrage movement is considered to have taken from 1848 to 1920, quite a struggle. And we can appreciate the accomplishment when examining what the women’s suffrage activists were up against. The featured video’s soundtrack is “In Her Sphere”...

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Preview of Day #3 of Suffrage Wagon Cafe four-day festival!

Preview of Day #3 of Suffrage Wagon Cafe four-day festival!

VIDEO: The Anti-Suffrage Movement: Suffrage Wagon Cafe features a video and a book about those who didn’t want women to vote on Vimeo. Marguerite Kearns is your host at Suffrage Wagon Cafe. Follow Suffrage Wagon News Channel on Facebook and Twitter. Quarterly newsletters just by signing up. Suffrage Wagon News Channel has video platforms on Vimeo and YouTube. Meet your friends at the Suffrage Wagon Cafe. Follow SuffrageCentennials.com...

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Day #2 of the Suffrage Wagon Cafe festival: Reporter Nellie Bly goes undercover at a mental hospital

Day #2 of the Suffrage Wagon Cafe festival: Reporter Nellie Bly goes undercover at a mental hospital

With your host, Marguerite Kearns. I’m back on this second day of the women’s history festival celebrating the opening of the Suffrage Wagon Cafe. This four-day festival started with my welcome greeting followed by the opening of the doors of the Suffrage Wagon Cafe. There was even a reminder that when you’re planning your next vacation, take a look at the video about visiting Seneca Falls, New York. It’s in the...

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Day #1 of Suffrage Wagon Cafe Festival: A message from host Marguerite Kearns

Day #1 of Suffrage Wagon Cafe Festival: A message from host Marguerite Kearns

A welcome from your Suffrage Wagon Cafe host, Marguerite Kearns. Marguerite Kearns’ welcome message for Suffrage Wagon Cafe’s opening, the go-to place for women’s suffrage programs on Vimeo. Suffrage Wagon Cafe is open. Welcome! This video highlights a special greeting from me, your host Marguerite Kearns. It’s important to note how Americans are making a connection today between their family histories and the larger...

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Four-day women’s suffrage festival at Suffrage Wagon Cafe starts March 28, 2015

Four-day women’s suffrage festival at Suffrage Wagon Cafe starts March 28, 2015

Dear Friends, Instead of a long posting, we’re featuring the upcoming Suffrage Wagon Cafe programming during this four-day festival primarily in images. Starting Saturday, March 28th, here’s an overview of the special programs planned. The cafe opening is on SWAN Day during Women’s History Month. Performer/songwriter Eighty Bug composed and performed in the award-winning video, the “Spirit of 1776: A Suffragette...

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