10 04, 2020

Exhibit Features Colorado’s Legacy of Women’s Suffrage

2020-05-30T10:40:08+00:00

Exhibit Features Colorado’s Legacy of Women’s Suffrage In tandem using the 100th anniversary regarding the nineteenth Amendment, a fresh display during the Byers-Evans home Museum tells the story of women’s voting liberties in Colorado. By Meredith Sell • March 3, 2020 Whenever Colorado granted ladies the ability to vote in 1893, it became the very first state to expand suffrage to your “weaker intercourse” by state referendum. Issue had been posed to voters that are male the November ballot, and based on historian Gail Beaton inside her guide, Colorado ladies, the votes came ultimately back: 35,698 in favor, 29,462 opposed. It [...]

Exhibit Features Colorado’s Legacy of Women’s Suffrage 2020-05-30T10:40:08+00:00