Women's Suffrage

~ In the 1920's ~

Taking Action

Basic rights where not always available to women. They had to fight for their rights and show America they are and should be treated as equals.

The 19th Amendment

Wednesday, June 4th 1919 at 2:45pm

United States

Passed by Congress June 4, 1919, and ratified on August 18, 1920, the 19th amendment guarantees all American women the right to vote. Achieving this milestone required a lengthy and difficult struggle; victory took decades of agitation and protest.