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"America’s Forgotten Suffragists"

With Author Nicole Evelina

2023-03-26 14:00:00 2023-03-26 15:00:00 America/Chicago "America’s Forgotten Suffragists" Join Missouri Humanities and the library for a talk by author Nicole Evelina about the lives of two St. Louisans who forever changed the direction of women’s rights by taking the issue to the Supreme Court for the first and only time in 1875. Co-sponsored by the League of Women Voters of Columbia-Boone County. Books available for purchase after the program. Adults. Columbia Public Library - Friends Room

Sunday, March 26
2:00pm - 3:00pm

Add to Calendar 2023-03-26 14:00:00 2023-03-26 15:00:00 America/Chicago "America’s Forgotten Suffragists" Join Missouri Humanities and the library for a talk by author Nicole Evelina about the lives of two St. Louisans who forever changed the direction of women’s rights by taking the issue to the Supreme Court for the first and only time in 1875. Co-sponsored by the League of Women Voters of Columbia-Boone County. Books available for purchase after the program. Adults. Columbia Public Library - Friends Room

Join Missouri Humanities and the library for a talk by author Nicole Evelina about the lives of two St. Louisans who forever changed the direction of women’s rights by taking the issue to the Supreme Court for the first and only time in 1875. Co-sponsored by the League of Women Voters of Columbia-Boone County. Books available for purchase after the program. Adults.

Join Missouri Humanities and the library for a talk by Nicole Evelina about the lives of two St. Louisans as chronicled in her new book "America’s Forgotten Suffragists: Virginia and Francis Minor." The Minors forever changed the direction of the women’s rights movement by taking the suffrage issue to the Supreme Court for the first and only time in 1875. Co-sponsored by the League of Women Voters of Columbia-Boone County.

Books available for purchase after the program.

Learn more about the Missouri Humanities Council at mohumanities.org


When COVID community levels are high, masks are requested in the library. Masks are optional when levels are low or medium. For the latest information, see the library's COVID safety page.

AGE GROUP: | Adults |

EVENT TYPE: | History & Genealogy | Featured | Books & Authors |

TAGS: | Women's History |

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