Tag: Suffrage Wagon News Channel

VIDEO: Stay up to date with Suffrage News!

The amount of new information, events, conferences, and special programs has increased dramatically over the years when Suffrage Wagon has been publishing….

Reponding to your requests—Memoir & suffrage storytelling!

In response to your requests, we’re starting a new chapter at Suffrage Wagon News Channel. Follow the suffrage wagon for memoir and storytelling….

Centennial news from Dr. Helen Pankhurst in the UK!

 Suffrage Wagon News Channel for news & views of the women’s suffrage movement on Vimeo. This video is a reminder of the hard work and determination associated with American women winning the right to vote. NEWS FROM THE FIRST WAVE OF THE WOMEN’S RIGHTS MOVEMENT— The UK is in the midst of its suffrage centennial…

VIDEO: Storytelling brings the past, present, and future together!

VIDEO: Storytelling brings the past, present, and future together….

“Spirit of 1776” song: Interview with Eighty Bug, composer & songwriter!

SPECIAL VIDEO FEATURE: Interview with songwriter and performer Eighty Bug about the “Spirit of 1776” song she wrote and produced about the suffrage wagon used by Edna Kearns in the New York State votes for women movement. The “Spirit of 1776” horse-drawn wagon was exhibited at the New York State Museum from 2017 to 2018…

June 2018 program at Suffrage Wagon Cafe

Suffrage Wagon Cafe features host Marguerite Kearns with a special message….

Drop by the Suffrage Wagon Cafe!

The Suffrage Wagon Cafe for special programs, music, & film on Vimeo. Suffrage Wagon Cafe has been undergoing renovations which means we are now resuming our special programs. This program highlights the unveiling of the heritage road marker in Huntington, NY during April 2018 and the closing of the special suffrage centennial exhibition from November 2017…

107th anniversary of Triangle Factory Fire

  Edna Kearns, as well as many New Yorkers, were acutely aware of the 1911 fire at the Triangle factory in New York City, a tragic fire that resulted in the deaths of more than 140 working women. Every year there is a commemoration, and this year it is on March 23, 2018. Workers United/SEIU…

New York State will honor suffrage activists by way of statues on state land!

  The State of New York is planning to build two statues to honor suffragists Sojourner Truth and Rosalie Gardiner Jones. The statue of Sojourner Truth will be sited on the Empire State Trail in Ulster County, where she was born.  Truth was born into slavery circa 1797, sold three times, and ultimately escaped to freedom in 1826.  She went on to became a…

NYS Museum opened 2017 centennial suffrage exhibition!

Permanent Exhibit for “Spirit of 1776” suffrage wagon on Vimeo. The centennial exhibition at the New York State Museum in Albany opened on November 5, 2017 with the “Spirit of 1776” wagon exhibited in the lobby of the museum greeting everyone who walked in the front door. The NYS Cultural Heritage Tourism Network hosted a conference…