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 6 venues across the New Hampshire—including schools, libraries, museums, and community sites—to be displayed for the centennial.
August 26, 2019: 99 Years and Counting - Women’s Equality Day, an event commemorating the passage of the 19th amendment with the New Hampshire League of Women Voters.
September 9, 2019: Votes for Women: A History of the Suffrage Movement, a suffrage talk hosted by the Moultonborough Historical Society and the Moultonborough Public Library.
September 10, 2019: Votes for Women: A History of the Suffrage Movement, a suffrage talk hosted by the Grantham Public Library and the NH Humanities Council.
September 25, 2019: Votes for Women: A History of the Suffrage Movement, a suffrage talk hosted by the League of Women Voters NH--Peterborough Plus unit and the Peterborough Library.
September 29, 2019: Votes for Women: A History of the Suffrage Movement, a suffrage talk hosted by the League of Women Voters NH--Mt. Washington Valley unit and the Peterborough Library.
October 9, 2019 and November 21, 2019: Meet Lucy Stone: Enter the Antebellum World of the Abolition and Women’s Rights Movements, a performance hosted by the General Federation of Women’s Clubs - New Hampshire.
November 12, 2019: Abby Hutchinson’s Sweet Freedom Songs: Songs and Stories of the Struggle for Abolition and Woman Suffrage, a performance hosted by the Salem Historical Society.
New Hampshire Women Vote 100, a consortium of educational, cultural and historical groups located across the state of New Hampshire celebrating the 100th anniversary of the ratification of the 19th Amendment.
Governor Chris Sununu issued a proclamation declaring September 10, 2019 New Hampshire Women’s Suffrage Day.
New Hampshire and the 19th Amendment, National Park Service
Suffragists in New Hampshire, Turning Point Suffragist Memorial
Historical background on the New Hampshire suffrage movement from the League of Women Voters New Hampshire