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August 18, 1920 – The Nineteenth Amendment to the United States Constitution is ratified, guaranteeing women's right to vote.

Women's Suffrage: August 1920 – The Nineteenth Amendment to the United States Constitution is ratified, guaranteeing women's right to vote.

This lovely southern gentleman isHarry T. Burn; the man who was the deciding vote in passing the 19th amendment, giving women the right to vote on August 18, 1920. Tennessee-born, woman-respecting, and just that gosh darn attractive? Well I don’t mind if I do.

History is hot! This lovely southern gentleman is Harry T. the man who was the deciding vote in passing the amendment, giving women the right to vote on August Tennessee-born Southern gentleman.

1920: Congress ratifies the 19th Amendment granting women the right to vote. Five years later, Wyoming inaugurates Nelli Tayloe Ross as the first female governor, quickly followed by Miriam Ferguson of Texas. #TurnofStyle

Passed by Congress June and ratified on August the amendment guarantees all American women the right to vote. Achieving this milestone required a lengthy and difficult struggle; victory took decades of agitation and protest.

Under the leadership of Democratic President Woodrow Wilson, the U.S. Constitution was amended to grant women the right to vote. On August 18, 1920, women's suffrage became our nation's 19th Amendment.

Week 14 --Under the leadership of Democratic President Woodrow Wilson, the U. Constitution was amended to grant women the right to vote. On August women's suffrage became our nation's Amendment.

Susan B. Anthony and Elizabeth Cady Stanton - In 1848, they and Lucretia Mott  held the first convention in the US to work toward women’s suffrage. 72 years later, in 1920, the 19th amendment became law and women finally got the right to vote. Sadly, these visionaries did not live to see that happen. Thank you, ladies, and all the countless others you trained to follow in your footsteps.

How Susan B Anthony recorded history (1893

1917 Katherine McCormick, first female biology graduate from MIT and millionaire philanthropist, aligns with Margaret Sanger and smuggles diaphragms into the US. Unlike condoms, diaphragms put control of fertility in women’s hands. Later she funds research that leads to the pill.

1917 Katherine McCormick, first female biology graduate from MIT and a millionaire philanthropist. She aligned with Margaret Sanger and smuggled diaphragms into the US. Later she funded research that lead to the birth control pill.

June 4, 1919: The 19th Amendment is approved by Congress, guaranteeing suffrage to women. "Wake Up America" demonstration, Mrs. Phillip Lydig, Mrs. John Blair, and Miss Charlotte Delgfield, photograph by Underwood & Underwood, April 19, 1917, NYHS Image #71461.

June 4, 1919: The 19th Amendment is approved by Congress, guaranteeing suffrage to women. "Wake Up America" demonstration, Mrs. Phillip Lydig, Mrs. John Blair, and Miss Charlotte Delgfield, photograph by Underwood & Underwood, April 19, 1917, NYHS Image #71461.

June 4, 1919: CONGRESS PASSES THE 19TH AMENDMENT Rejected by the Senate in the 19th Century Congress, after more than three decades, passes the 19th Amendment and give women the right to vote.

June 4, 1919: CONGRESS PASSES THE 19TH AMENDMENT Rejected by the Senate in the 19th Century Congress, after more than three decades, passes the 19th Amendment and give women the right to vote.

19th AMENDMENT | Woman finally got the right to vote in 1920; however, some states were slow to ratify the amendment. This was a major step toward equality for women. The amendment also prohibited the government from denying a U.S. citizen the right to vote. Politics had become a focal point for women during the latter part of the 19th and early 20th century. The right to vote helped push through additional reforms in the years to come.

The primary source document of Tennessee Ratification of Amendment. Tennessee's vote gave the necessary ratification for final adoption of the amendment. (Pinned by: Kelly A)

Mabel Vernon of Delaware protests for women's suffrage

February Supreme Court unanimously upholds the Amendment to the guaranteeing the RIGHT OF WOMEN TO VOTE. Should have called it "sufferage".women in the movement endured shockingly cruel treatment in the quest for equality.

The 19th Ammendment - women receive the right to vote in the USA 1920, after WW I

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June 4, 1919, Congress passed the 19th Amendment that gave women the right to vote! Pictured are women's vote advocates Susan B. Anthony and Elizabeth Cady Stanton.

June Congress passed the Amendment that gave women the right to VOTE! Pictured are women's vote advocates Susan B Anthony and Elizabeth Cady Stanton. ABOUT TIME I SAY!

Women’s Equality Day, Aug. 26, not only commemorates the 95th anniversary of the ratification of the 19th Amendment -- which solidified women’s voting rights -- but it also coincides with current

Women’s Equality Day, Aug. 26, not only commemorates the 95th anniversary of the ratification of the 19th Amendment -- which solidified women’s voting rights -- but it also coincides with current