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Women's Suffrage and Its Powerful Women

Course number : HS107   
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Women in the United States were finally recognized as full citizens nearly 100 years ago, Aug. 18, 1920, with the passage of the 19th Amendment. In this course, you will learn the story of how women obtained the vote. You will also “meet” the heroines of the movement, learn about their motivations, trials, tactics, and triumphs. Course topics include “Women and Politics up to and Including Seneca Falls”; “Elizabeth Cady Stanton and Susan B. Anthony” “Sojourner Truth, Ida B. Wells, and other African-American Suffragettes”; “Carrie Chapman Catt and Alice Paul” and conclude with “How the 19th Amendment finally passed.”

Class Details

5 Sessions
Weekly - Tue

OLLI - Westminster Point Pleasant

Alice Newlon 



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Registration Closes On
Tuesday, October 15, 2019 @ 12:00 AM

Schedule Information

Date(s) Class Days Times Location Instructor(s)
10/15/2019 - 11/12/2019 Weekly - Tue 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM Bradenton, OLLI - Westminster Point Pleasant  Map Alice Newlon