Voting for a Change - The Impact of the 19th Amendment on our Community highlights the 100th anniversary of women’s right to vote in the United States and how local women championed this cause. The exhibit also features “modern” gadgets to help women in the early 1900s, the clothing they wore and how it was changing, and the struggles women underwent to help our state and country achieve voting rights for women. Visitors will be able to cast their ballot in the 1920 election in an early voting booth, discover political cartoons of the time, and learn about leaders who influenced participation by women in all spheres of our community.
The exhibit opens on May 19, 2019 from noon to 4 p.m. The exhibit will be open during our regular hours on weekdays from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. and on Sunday afternoons from noon to 4 p.m. from May 19 through June 30, 2019. Tours can also be arranged by appointment by calling (920) 729-0244 or e-mail at firstname.lastname@example.org.