Suffrage Centennial to be celebrated Feb. 8 - Stowe Reporter

The 100th anniversary of women's suffrage will be discussed on Across The Fence February 8.

“Learn why Vermont’s ratification came five months after that of Tennessee, the requisite 36th that put the 72-year suffrage movement over the finish line; how Edna Beard took the first opportunity for women to seek office in Vermont’s legislature and won; and the ways in which pioneering Vermont suffragists, Clarina Howard Nichols and Lucy Daniels, moved the epic struggle to expand voting rights forward."


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  • David Flemming
    published this page in The News 2021-02-05 20:31:33 -0500