It’s Legal!

It was on this day in 1920 that the Secretary of State certified that the 19th Amendment to the United States Constituttion had been ratified! All American women could vote under federal law! Here’s a collage of some of the women to thank:

Seneca Falls, New York~1848

Washington~March 3, 1913




Pickets outside the White House


New York City~1912


Buffalo, New York~1914


Proper attire when marching for suffrage~Chicago~1916


Mary Wollstonecraft--vindicating the rights of women


Ida B Wells Barnett


Belva Ann Bennett McNall Lockwood


Belle Case LaFollette


Mary Church Terrell


Ernestine Rose


Matilda Joslyn Gage

Lucy Stone

Clara Shortridge Foltz


State-by-state delegates by the hundreds


Officers of the League of Women Voters~1920's


and so many, many thousands of women, known & unknown
Thank you all!!!!
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