Votes for Women: Carrie Chapman Catt

Votes for Women: Carrie Chapman Catt

History comes to life as Osceola History presents Carrie Chapman Catt (portrayed by Kathryn Chesley) talking about the Women’s Rights Movement, the development of the League of Women Voters and the Equal Rights Amendment. Catt served as president of the National American Woman Suffrage Association and is credited with getting the last state to vote to pass the 19th Amendment.  Free Admission. Doors open at […]

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Votes For Women

Votes For Women

Votes for Women In observance of the 100th anniversary of women winning the right to vote, Osceola History will present Kathryn Chesley portraying Carrie Chapman Catt as she talks about the Women’s Rights Movement, the development of the League of Women Voters and the Equal Rights Amendment. Catt served as president of the National American Woman Suffrage Association, and is credited with getting the last state […]

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Rightfully Hers

Rightfully Hers

The Osceola County Welcome Center & History Museum is hosting a new popup exhibition from the National Archives, Rightfully Hers, commemorating the 100th anniversary of the ratification of the 19th Amendment. Rightfully Hers contains simple messages exploring the history of the ratification of the 19th Amendment, women’s voting rights before and after the 19th, and its impact today. Despite decades of marches, petitions, and public debate to enshrine a woman’s right […]

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Rightfully Hers Exhibit

Rightfully Hers Exhibit

“Rightfully Hers” is now on display at the Osceola County Welcome Center & History Museum. This new pop-up exhibit from the National Archives commemorates the 100th anniversary of the 19th Amendment. Explore the history of the ratification of this historic amendment, women’s voting rights before and after, and its impact today. The exhibit will be on display through Nov. 30, 2020. The History Museum is […]

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