From 2019-2020, #SuffrageSisters and #SuffraGents will celebrate the 100th anniversary of women’s right to vote at events and programs across your state!
Let us know about other #WomensVote100 centennial activities happening in your state, and we’ll spread the word! Email your plans to email@example.com.
EVENTS & ACTIVITIES
August-September 2019: Pop-up versions of the National Archives exhibit Rightfully Hers will be distributed to 37 venues across Delaware—including schools, libraries, museums, and community sites—to be displayed for the centennial.
The Delaware General Assembly passed House Concurrent Resolution No. 21 on March 28, 2019. The resolution celebrates Delaware's observance of the centennial and calls on the Delaware Heritage Commission to organize events and exhibits and to establish a subcommittee to plan a parade.
Delaware and the 19th Amendment, National Park Service
Photograph of “Mabel Vernon Speaking at Suffrage Rally, May 1916,” Library of Congress (Suffragist Mabel Vernon was born and raised in Wilmington, Delaware)
Suffragists in Delaware, Turning Point Suffragist Memorial