Now and then. Here at Suffrage Wagon News Channel during Women’s History Month (March), we’re honoring the past and the present, with our eye on the future. The year, 2017, was busy as well. That’s when New York State commemorated its 100 years of women voting. One book that’s part of our library is the Votes for Women catalog commemorating New York State’s role in being the “cradle” of the women’s rights movement in the US. Here are some highlights—
“Choose it and Use it” is a video reminding us of how the past is linked to what we do today and its impact on the future.
Get a copy of the NYS Museum publication featuring the “Spirit of 1776” suffrage wagon from SUNY Press.
The “Spirit of 1776” campaign suffrage wagon will be on exhibit in 2020 at the New York State Museum in Albany, NY. We’ll keep you posted about exhibition information. SuffrageWagon.org
Image: From the catalog, Votes for Women, Celebrating New York’s Suffrage Centennial. By Jennifer A. Lemak and Ashley Hopkins-Benton, 2017. SUNY Press.