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Niwot Historical Society hosts lecture on the history of women's suffrage in Colorado

 

October 28, 2020

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Niwot's Left Hand Grange once served as a gathering spot for the local chapter of a women's suffrage organization.

2020 marks the centennial anniversary of the 19th Amendment which guaranteed women the constitutional right to vote in the United States.

However, this year does not mark the 100th year of women voters in Colorado as the state actually granted women voting rights in 1893, 27 years before the 19th Amendment was ratified in 1920.

The Niwot Historical Society will be exploring the history of wom...



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