November 23, 2019

Augusta Chissell & Margaret Gregory Hawkins Pomeroy Marker Dedication

A dedication ceremony of suffrage marker on the National Votes for Women Trail recognizing African American Suffrage Leaders, Augusta Chissell & Margaret Gregory Hawkins Pomeroy, occurred in Baltimore, MD on…
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November 19, 2019

Successful GoFundMe Campaign

A sincere thank you who supported our GoFundMe campaign! Because of your support, and an incredible number of in kind donations by talented women, we reached our goal of creating…
November 11, 2019

National Votes for Women Trail Pomeroy marker honoring Dr. Mary Ellen Britton

On Sunday, March 24th at 1:30 p.m. 2019, the St. James African Methodist Episcopal Church located at 124 E. Walnut Street in Danville, KY sponsored a dedication ceremony for a…
September 16, 2019

Josephine Henry’s Pomeroy Marker Dedication

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,…
August 21, 2019

Messenger-Inquirer: Groups gearing up for suffrage centennial

From:   Never, ever give up if you are on the path to righteousness Marsha Weinstein said Sunday during the Women's Equality Day event at the Owensboro Museum of…
August 14, 2019

Monumental Women’s Statue Fund Announces Redesigned First Statue of Real Women in Central Park, Featuring Susan B. Anthony, Elizabeth Cady Stanton, and Sojourner Truth

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: August 12, 2019 Contact: Anat Gerstein, or 646-321-4400 (New York, NY) – Today, Monumental Women’s Statue Fund announced a redesigned statue that will honor pioneering women’s…
August 9, 2019

National Votes for Women’s Trail Marker to Honor Kentucky Suffragist Josephine Henry

MEDIA INQUIRIES: Marsha Weinstein, National Collaborative for Women’s History Sites 502-819-2537 Judy Phillips, Woodford County Historical Society 859-879-8667 (Versailles, KY) The centennial of suffrage for many women in the United States…
August 4, 2019

A Call for Volunteers to Research and Write Biographical Sketches of Woman Suffrage Activists

This is a call for volunteers to research and write 500-word biographical sketches of grassroots woman suffrage activists.  Thanks for considering the possibility. Since March 2015 the online journal and…
July 26, 2019

Pomeroy Representative speaks in Seneca Falls

Pomeroy rep. at Seneca Falls William G. Pomeroy representative, Paula Miller, comes to the podium to talk to a crowd at Seneca Falls about the Pomeroy marker/ National Collaborative for…
June 9, 2019

Mary Barr Clay Pomeroy Marker Dedication Ceremony

Mary Barr Clay Pomeroy Marker Dedication Ceremony June 2, 2019 Photo credit Bob Lanham The third of five Pomeroy markers in Kentucky was dedicated on June 2, 2019 at White…
June 4, 2019

GoFundMe Campaign Achieves Ultimate Goal!

While the National Votes for Women Trail did not reach the financial goal of $15,000, we have met our goal of creating a website that shares our growing database of…
March 17, 2019

National Votes for Women’s Trail Marker to Honor Kentucky Suffragist Dr. Mary E. Britton 

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…
January 29, 2019

New Historic Marker Program Celebrates Women’s Suffrage History in United States

The National Collaborative for Women’s History Sites and the William G. Pomeroy Foundation® Partner to Launch Marker Grant Program Supporting the National Votes for Women Trail EVANSTON, Ill. – The…
State Profiles
November 12, 2018

Frances Willard House

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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November 9, 2018

National Votes for Women Trail

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…
National Trust for Historic Preservation Partner Profiles
November 9, 2018

National Trust for Historic Preservation and Collaborative Partnership

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…