Securing the Vote: Women’s Suffrage in Indiana

Securing the Vote: Women's Suffrage in IndianaSecuring the Vote: Women's Suffrage in Indiana

Sun, Sep 13, 2020 10:00 AM – Sun, Sep 13, 2020 6:00 PM Securing the Vote: Women’s Suffrage in Indiana

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Reserve your tour today!Securing the Vote: Women’s Suffrage in Indiana, explores how women across Indiana passionately labored for suffrage through countless meetings, campaigns and grassroots efforts.

Before the 1850s, Indiana women had few legal rights and no political power. In 1851, Amanda Way, a Quaker from Randolph County, decided it was time to talk about this and initiated the first Indiana Woman’s Rights Convention in Dublin, Indiana. This meeting became an annual gathering and from it came the Indiana Woman’s Rights Association.Discover even more about the Women in Indiana throughout the years who secured the vote for Women of Today.

Event tags: nonprofit, social justice, suffrage, women’s right to vote

Where: Kurt Vonnegut Museum and Library

Kurt Vonnegut Museum and Library 543 Indiana Avenue Indianapolis, Indiana 46202


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September 13, 2020 10:00 AM
September 13, 2020 6:00 PM
America/Indianapolis
Sun, Sep 13, 2020 Securing the Vote: Women’s Suffrage in Indiana

Reserve your tour today!Securing the Vote: Women’s Suffrage in Indiana, explores how women across Indiana passionately labored for suffrage through countless meetings, campaigns and grassroots efforts.

Before the 1850s, Indiana women had few legal rights and no political power. In 1851, Amanda Way, a Quaker from Randolph County, decided it was time to talk about this and initiated the first Indiana Woman’s Rights Convention in Dublin, Indiana. This meeting became an annual gathering and from it came the Indiana Woman’s Rights Association.Discover even more about the Women in Indiana throughout the years who secured the vote for Women of Today.


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