The League of Women Voters of Nashville A Brief History of Women’s Suffrage and the Mission of the LWV
Mission To encourage active, informed  involvement of citizens  in our government
The Fight for Suffrage
Sojourner Truth 1797-1883
Elizabeth Cady Stanton & Susan B. Anthony 1815-1902  1820-1906
Washington Parade for Women’s Rights
Washington Parade for Women’s Rights
Tennessee Equal Suffrage Association
Early 1900’s
Ida Wells Barnett 1862-1931
Anne Dallas Dudley 1876-1955
WWI Era Suffragists
The fight gets ugly
Alice Paul 1885-1977
The Opposition
Opposition Cartoon
The Yellow Rose
Hermitage Hotel
Nashville, Tennessee
LWV Poster to Commemorate  Suffrage Parade in Nashville
Relief in the State Capitol
Tennessee Makes the Headlines
Carrie Chapman Catt, Founder League of Women Voters 1860-1947
Molly Todd, Founder League of Women Voters of Nashville 1904-1998
Equal Rights Amendment
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League of Women Voters Suffrage History

  1. 1. The League of Women Voters of Nashville A Brief History of Women’s Suffrage and the Mission of the LWV
  2. 2. Mission To encourage active, informed involvement of citizens in our government
  3. 3. The Fight for Suffrage
  4. 4. Sojourner Truth 1797-1883
  5. 5. Elizabeth Cady Stanton & Susan B. Anthony 1815-1902 1820-1906
  6. 6. Washington Parade for Women’s Rights
  7. 7. Washington Parade for Women’s Rights
  8. 8. Tennessee Equal Suffrage Association
  9. 9. Early 1900’s
  10. 10. Ida Wells Barnett 1862-1931
  11. 11. Anne Dallas Dudley 1876-1955
  12. 12. WWI Era Suffragists
  13. 13. The fight gets ugly
  14. 14. Alice Paul 1885-1977
  15. 15. The Opposition
  16. 16. Opposition Cartoon
  17. 17. The Yellow Rose
  18. 18. Hermitage Hotel
  19. 19. Nashville, Tennessee
  20. 20. LWV Poster to Commemorate Suffrage Parade in Nashville
  21. 21. Relief in the State Capitol
  22. 22. Tennessee Makes the Headlines
  23. 23. Carrie Chapman Catt, Founder League of Women Voters 1860-1947
  24. 24. Molly Todd, Founder League of Women Voters of Nashville 1904-1998
  25. 25. Equal Rights Amendment

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