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Nevada

 

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 staff@womensvote100.org.

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EVENTS & ACTIVITIES

  • August-September 2019: Pop-up versions of the National Archives exhibit Rightfully Hers will be distributed to 6 venues across the Nevada—including schools, libraries, museums, and community sites—to be displayed for the centennial.

  • February 7, 2020: Picture Recreation of the photograph taken of Nevada Governor Emmett Boyle signing resolution for ratification of the 19th Amendment on February 7, 1920.

  • May 2, 2020: A Salute to Women’s Suffrage Parade in Henderson, NV

  • September-December, 2019: Nevada Women’s Suffrage Celebration Essay and Art Contest, essay contest open to grades 6-12 and art contest open to grades K-12.


State Initiatives

  • State of Nevada Department of Motor Vehicles will issue a specialty license plate commemorating the women’s suffrage centennial on January 1, 2020


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