Tag: womens suffrage

What about “suffragents” like Wilmer Kearns in the first wave of the women’s rights movement?

Book by Brooke Kroeger about the men supporters of the women’s rights first wave says such involvement was remarkable and it has no precedent today….


Live stream of unveiling of Tennessee suffrage statue

August 26th is the date set for the unveiling of a statue that has taken six years to launch that commemorates Tennessee as the last state of the then 48 states that ratified the 19th Amendment. Editorial cartoonists called Tennessee “The Perfect 36” since three-quarters of the states were necessary for ratification. This privately funded $900,000…