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.
The centennial of the 19th Amendment to the U.S. Constitution will be celebrated in 2020, and Kentucky’s suffragists are being recognized for the state and national work they did to…
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…
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…
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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Congratulations to The Woman's Club of Louisville, the City of Louisville, and @ncwhs on the very 1st historic marker of the National Votes for Women Trail! Check out the @WHAS11 video recap of the dedication: https://t.co/36slTdVgU3 #historicmarker #womenshistory #history https://t.co/BlGLLXYAKN
Celebrate #WomensHistoryMonth with @KyWomanSuffrage at dedication of national historic marker honoring an 1887 suffrage speech delivered by Dr. Mary E. Britton. Part of the National Votes for Women Trail led by @ncwhs.
St. James AME Church, Danville
Sunday, March 24, 1:30 p.m. https://t.co/3cALj7sNxX
The Maine State Museum will open its suffrage exhibit, commemorating the centennial of Maine ratifying the 19th Amendment this coming March 23, 2019. Governor Janet Mills (Maine's first woman Governor!) will issue a proclamation commemorating suffrage at the opening event.
The 1st marker will be dedicated on 4/6/19 @ The Woman’s Club of Louisville in Louisville, KY to commemorate the work of Susan Look Avery. She held the 1881 American Woman Suffrage Association’s national meeting in her home with speaker Lucy Stone and her husband Henry Blackwell https://t.co/EEbtZq4vEi