Women's Suffrage

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Facts

Election of 1920 women exercised their new right to vote

Took 100 years to earn this right

August, 26, 1920 the 19th Amendment to the Constitution was ratified

The campaign for women's rights started before the civil war


1820s-30s the right to vote was stretched to all white men no matter how much money they had or how much property they owned