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May 16, 2022

Justice Bell Suffrage Marker Installed in Williamsport, PA

The dedication on March 25, 2022, was well-attended and people in the community were very happy to have the Justice Bell NVWT Pomeroy marker installed. For more information about the…
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May 9, 2022

Cincinnati Celebrates Three NVWT Markers in One Celebration! 

Cincinnati suffrage marker dedication on March 25, 2022, was held downtown at the headquarters of Fifth Third Bank. (Image: RVP Photography) The dedication was for all three Cincinnati markers: Margaret and…
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May 2, 2022

Austin, NV Gets 5th NVWT Pomeroy Marker for State

The cold and snow did not stall the fifth installation of a suffrage marker in Austin, Nevada on March 10, 2022. The collaboration between the NCWHS and the Pomeroy Foundation…
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March 25, 2022

Marker Installed for Col. Frank Mayes in Pensacola, FL

A NVWT marker installed at 15 E. Intendencia St, Pensacola, FL to honor Col Frank Mayes.
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March 17, 2022

NVWT Article in NWHA’s Women’s History

Check out the article submitted by the National Votes for Women Trail committee chair, Nancy Brown, on page 25. Enjoy the entire issue here:
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January 12, 2022

Maryland Unveiled NVWT Pomeroy Marker in Westminster On December 4

(Photo credits: Kalin Thomas & Steve Bodnar) Unveiling the Mary B. Shellman historic marker at the Historical Society of Carroll County: Maria Johnson Darby (Maryland Women's Heritage Center Board President), Ed Rothstein (Carroll County…
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December 27, 2021

NVWT Historical Marker Dedication for Catharine Waugh McCulloch

The Evanston Women’s History Project held the dedication of the National Votes for Women Trail Marker for Catharine Waugh McCulloch on Saturday, October 30th at 11 am in newly renovated…
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December 13, 2021

6th NVWT Pomeroy Marker Dedication for Delaware

NVWT Pomeroy Marker in honor of suffrage leader Margaret White Houston Georgetown, Delaware, October 23, 2021 – At a ceremony dedicating a NVWT Pomeroy Marker in honor of suffrage leader…
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November 29, 2021

Alpha Suffrage Club Gets NVWT Pomeroy Marker

A National Votes for Women Trail marker for the Alpha Suffrage Club was unveiled on Friday October 1 in Chicago. The Alpha Suffrage Club was founded in 1913 by journalist…
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November 15, 2021

Wilmington, Delaware Dedicates Four Pomeroy Suffrage Markers

Wilmington, Delaware – On September 28, 2021, National Voter Registration Day, at the site of the former Thomas Garrett Settlement House, Wilmington dedicated four Pomeroy Markers honoring the work of…
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November 1, 2021

Sandy Spring Museum dedicated marker honoring Mary Bentley Thomas and Carolyn Hallowell Miller

(Photo: Kathi Santora) Mary Bentley Thomas descendants stand at her marker with Steve Bodner of the Pomeroy Foundation The Sandy Spring Museum, in Sandy Spring, MD, on Sunday, September 12, honored…
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October 18, 2021

Suffrage Marker Dedication Honoring Emily Pierson of Cromwell, CT

The NVWT Pomeroy marker dedication held on September 14 began with a curation of suffrage speech excerpts by honoree Emily Pierson, performed by the Cromwell Historical Society. An overview of National Votes…
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October 13, 2021

Celebrating Women’s Suffrage with Wyoming’s First Historic Marker on the National Votes for Women Trail

August 9, 2021 CHEYENNE, WY – In 2020, the National Collaborative for Women’s History Sites (NCWHS) and the William G. Pomeroy Foundation partnered to launch a new historic marker program commemorating…
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October 6, 2021

Historic Denver Hosted Marker Dedication for Molly Brown

Historic Denver’s Molly Brown House Museum is the newest site for a historic marker on the National Votes for Women Trail. Launched by The National Collaborative for Women’s History Sites…
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September 29, 2021

Votes for Women Trail Marker at the Girlhood Home of Carrie Chapman Catt

Carrie Lane Chapman Catt Girlhood Home and Museum, located near Charles City, Iowa, held a dedication of a NVWT marker on July 9, 2021.The National 19th Amendment Society (NNAS), the non-profit organization…
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September 20, 2021

Long Beach, NY Gets NVWT Pomeroy Marker

Honoring suffrage pioneer with plaque at entrance to boardwalk in Long Beach (Image of article: Natalie Naylor)
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September 6, 2021

Pickler Mansion, Faulkton, SD Suffrage Marker Installed

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August 23, 2021

Dedication for New Pembina Marker Honoring Ojibwa Suffragist

Pembina, North Dakota - A special program dedicating the new historic marker honoring Ojibwa attorney Marie Louise Bottineau Baldwin (1863-1952), a member of the Turtle Mountain Band of Chippewa, took…
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August 16, 2021

Louisiana’s Old State Capitol Hosted Marker Dedication

On Tuesday, June 29 Louisiana's Old State Capitol unveiled the first Votes for Women marker in Louisiana as part of the Votes for Women Trail. It was in this statehouse…
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August 2, 2021

Delaware Dedicates its First Pomeroy Marker

Dover, Delaware, June 26, 2021 – At a ceremony dedicating the state’s first Pomeroy Marker in honor of suffrage leader Mabel Lloyd Ridgely (1872-1962), The Honorable Lisa Blunt Rochester, Delaware’s at-large representative…
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June 21, 2021

Alabama Unveils Second NVWT Marker

June 4, 2021. On this day 102 years ago the United States Congress passed the 19th Amendment, sending it to the states to be ratified. Today we commemorated the pioneering…
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May 10, 2021

NVWT Pomeroy Marker Installed in Las Cruces, NM

The Woman's Improvement Association NVWT Pomeroy marker was installed in Pioneer Women's Park in Las Cruces, New Mexico, on March 22, 2021. The League of Women Voters of Southern New…
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April 15, 2021

City of Havre de Grace Dedicated Suffrage Marker on NVWT

Image credit: Pat Venturino-Venture Photos A significant moment in Harford County Women’s Suffrage history was recognized on March 27, 2021, at 1:00 P.M. Havre de Grace dedicated and unveiled the state of…
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March 22, 2021

Skinner Marker in Dunedin Dedicated – First Marker in State of Florida

On Friday, March 5, a National Votes for Women Trail Pomeroy marker was dedicated in Dunedin, Florida, the first in the state. The marker honors Elizabeth Skinner. In attendance were…
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February 22, 2021

Patagonia, AZ installs Pomeroy Marker at 1914 Grammar School

A brief ceremony to celebrate the installation of the Pomeroy marker at the Patagonia Museum in Patagonia, AZ, was to take place along with their annual meeting on Saturday, January 23,…
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January 20, 2021

NVWT Pomeroy marker installed in Mount Pleasant, IA for Belle Babb Mansfield

On November 12, a Pomeroy marker honoring Belle Babb Mansfield was unveiled on the campus of Iowa Wesleyan University in Mount Pleasant, IA, as part of their annual Belle Babb…
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January 1, 2021

NVWT marker installed for Lucy Clark in Farmington, UT

Utah installed a Pomeroy marker for Lucy Clark in Farmington in early November with the hope that they would be able to at least have a small public unveiling. Unfortunately,…
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December 10, 2020

Hannah Patterson Marker Dedicated in Chambersburg, PA

On November 5, Hannah Patterson was honored with a Pomeroy Marker at Wilson College in Chambersburg, PA.    
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October 20, 2020

North Dakota Installs 4th and 5th Markers

The Golden Valley Historical Society dedicated a new historic marker honoring early “Votes for Women” advocates on the grounds of the Golden Valley County Museum lawn in Beach, on Saturday,…
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October 9, 2020

NVWT Marker Installed in Union Springs, NY for Zobedia Alleman

A NVWT marker honoring Zobedia Alleman was installed in Union Springs, NY, on October 6, 2020. The Happenings of Union Springs Facebook page posted a live video of the installation.…
September 6, 2020

NCWHS President writes piece on hometown of Huntsville’s suffrage recognition

National Collaborative for Women's History Sites President, Marsha Weinstein wrote this op-ed piece about her hometown of Huntsville, Alabama, and their efforts in sharing the stories of women suffrage in…
August 28, 2020

Birthplace of Elizabeth Cady Stanton has a Number of Ties to NVWT

NCWHS Board member and NVWT chair, Nancy Brown was featured in an article in her local newspaper about her ties to the National Votes for Women Trail, along with other…
August 26, 2020

#VoterGirlVideo — Junior Trailblazer Contest Rules

Are you between the ages of 13 and 17? 1. Visit Click on “View the Trail”. There you will find inspiring stories about suffragist activities that took place throughout…
August 23, 2020

Elizabeth Cady Stanton descendant: Preserve these forgotten stories – Opinion by Coline Jenkins

Coline Jenkins, great-great-granddaughter of Elizabeth Cady Stanton, wrote an opinion piece featured on CNN's digital platform in which she talks about the National Collaborative for Women's History Sites and the…
August 14, 2020

Become a Trailblazer: Uncovering the Whole Story of Women’s Suffrage

The Women’s Suffrage Centennial Commission partnered with the National Votes for Women Trail for a brown bag webinar on Thursday, August 13, 2020. Watch the webinar below to learn about…
August 10, 2020

The Women’s Suffrage Centennial Commission is Partnering with the National Votes for Women Trail

The Women’s Suffrage Centennial Commission is partnering with the National Votes for Women Trail to document suffrage sites around the country and the stories that go with them. The Women’s…
July 29, 2020

Votes for Delaware Women Exhibition

National Votes for Women Trail state coordinator for Delaware, Anne Boylan, curated the "Votes for Delaware Women" exhibition at the University of Delaware Library's Special Collections department. Though the library…
June 16, 2020

National Votes for Women Trail on KET’s Kentucky Life

April 23, 2020

Three New Books Published by Members of the NCWHS Research & Interpretation Committee

Three members of the NCWHS Research & Interpretation Committee are publishing books of interest to NCWHS members. Beyond Bars and Brothels: Discovering Women’s Roles in One Mining Community Jean Ellis’s…
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April 23, 2020

Goucher College Unveils Roadside Marker Honoring Suffragette History

Baltimore Magazine covers the installation of a Pomeroy Marker at Goucher College;
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January 20, 2020

Reflections of Rose Parade Outwalkers

Representing the suffragists of our country would be impossible for just 100 people. There are simply too many luminaries, not to mention the throngs of unrecognized women we are working…
December 18, 2019

NCWHS is hiring! Historian/Project Managers & Historian/Researchers

Historian/Project Manager: National Votes for Women Trail The National Collaborative of Women’s History Sites seeks a historian to work as Project Manager  supervising a team preparing roadside marker nominations as…
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December 16, 2019

Felice Cohn Pomeroy Marker unveiled in Carson City, Nevada

The second Pomeroy Marker in Nevada was installed on December 10, 2019, in Carson City, Nevada. The marker is prominently displayed on the Main Street and at the entrance to…
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December 10, 2019

Commemorating Women’s Suffrage in Nevada

The first Nevada suffrage marker was installed on 11/22 at the Mizpah Hotel in Tonopah, NV. NCWHS board member Goodwin worked with representatives of the Hotel and with the Town…
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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…
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…
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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…
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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…