‘No More Pink Teas:’ The Militant Surge for Woman Suffrage
The 19-teens saw an increase in bold suffrage activity, from large parades in state capitals, such as the one held in Hartford, CT, to picketing the White House. Join Progressive-era suffrage historian Joanie DiMartino to discover how national and CT suffragists participated in a surge of militant political activism that led to women gaining the right to vote in 1920. A perfect way to celebrate Women’s History Month!
Thursday, March 17, 2016
2 PM; $5 members/$7 non-members
includes a dessert tea
Florence Griswold Museum
96 Lyme St., Old Lyme, CT