National Collaborative for Women’s History Sites

Let's put women's history sites on the map!

The National Collaborative for Women’s History Sites (NCWHS) is a non-profit that supports and promotes the preservation and interpretation of sites and locales that bear witness to women’s participation in American life. The Collaborative makes women’s contributions to history visible so that all women’s experiences and potential are fully valued.

View our newly released “National Votes For Women Trail” database! If you would like to add to our growing list of sites, please complete this form.  If you need assistance completing the form, see our tutorial.

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Josephine Henry’s Pomeroy Marker Dedication

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Josephine Henry's Pomeroy Marker Dedication Ceremony took place on August 25, 2019, in Versailles, Kentucky In photo, from left to right, Marsha Weinstein, President, NCWHS,  Coline Jenkins, great, great granddaughter of Elizabeth Cady Stanton,…

Trail Highlights

National Votes for Women Trail

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Votes for Women National Trail In honor of the August 26, 2020 centennial celebration of women’s suffrage in the United States, NCWHS is leading the effort to develop a National…

Partner Profile

National Trust for Historic Preservation

National Trust for Historic Preservation and Collaborative Partnership

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The National Trust for Historic Preservation has entered into a partnership with the National Collaborative for Women’s History Sites to identify, save, and educate the public about American women’s history through women’s sites. Our…

Suffrage Profile

Frances Willard House

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Frances Willard (September 28, 1839 – February 17, 1898) was an American educator, temperance reformer, and women's suffragist. Willard became the national president of Woman's Christian Temperance Union (WCTU) in 1879, and remained president until her death in…

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Tickets to the Dec. 10 celebration of the 150th anniversary of women’s suffrage in Wyoming sold out less than 12 hours after they were released Thursday afternoon.
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One week left! Until the National Collaborative for Women's History Sites Annual Member Meeting on Monday, October 28. Featured speaker will be Dr. Vicki L. Ruiz, Distinguished Professor Emerita of History and Chicano/Latino Studies at UC Irvine.
Go to https://ncwhs.org/join/ to become a member. Email membership@ncwhs.org for more information.
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Previously overlooked or reduced to bit players in the story of Virginia, the state’s history-making women will get a monument of their own, one that features tributes to hundreds of women including some women with Williamsburg-area connections.
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Two state representatives are leading the push for a bill that promotes women’s rights history through a statewide walking trail that they hope will educate visitors and boost tourism at the same time.Reps. Hannah Kane, R-Shrewsbury, and Carolyn...
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This publication provided an outlet and forum for women’s viewpoints on social and political reform, literary culture, and highlighted efforts to ban the scourge of alcohol.