women's suffrage, and hunger strikes
Beginning in the mid-19th century, several generations of woman suffrage supporters lectured, wrote, marched, lobbied, and practiced civil disobedience to achieve what many Americans considered a radical change in the Constitution. Militant suffragists used tactics such as parades, silent vigils, and hunger strikes. The records of the National Archives and Records Administration reveal much of this struggle.
The End of Women's Suffrage
August 26, 1920 The Day the Suffrage Battle Was Won.
Ending Women's Suffrage