Upcoming Appearance: Tea & Talk on Militant Suffrage at The Barnum Museum

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Alice Paul (seated, far right) and members of the National Woman’s Party strategize over tea. c. 1923.

‘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!

Sunday, March 25, 2018
2 PM; free for members / $7.50 suggested donation for non-members
includes refreshments
Seating is limited; to register click here
Barnum Museum
820 Main Street, Bridgeport, CT