Sep 14, 2020 10:00 AM

19th Amendment Centennial discussion is set

Posted Sep 14, 2020 10:00 AM

There will be a virtual panel discussion at the Eisenhower Presidential Library marking the 100th anniversary of  the 19th Amendment on Tuesday, Sept. 15 at 7 p.m.

Three historians will discuss 19 & '52: Ike, Women and Equality, a virtual panel discussion moderated by Dawn Hammatt, Eisenhower Presidential Library and Museum Director. The program will focus on the early days of the women suffrage movement, social change advocacy after the 19th Amendment ratification, Eisenhower's election and his efforts in advancing women in government. 

Panelists will include Dr. Teri Finneman, Associate Professor, School of Journalism and Mass Communications, University of Kansas; Dr. Suzanne Orr, Assistant Professor, History Department, Kansas State University; Dr. Pam Parry, Professor, Department of Mass Media, Southeast Missouri State University.

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The program is part of the National Archives' 19th Amendment centennial celebration made possible by the National Archives Foundation.