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Date:
November 17, 2019
Time:
All Day
Time Details:
2:00 PM
Location:
The Boonton Senior Center
Address:
126 North Main Street
Boonton, NJ 07005
Contact:
973-402-8840
Email:
Cost:
Free and open to the public
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The Boonton Historical Society Presents: NJ WOMEN VOTE - Alice Paul and the Fight for Women’s Suffrage

Sunday, November 17, 2019

The Boonton Historical Society Presents: NJ WOMEN VOTE - Alice Paul and the Fight for Women’s Suffrage Sunday, November 17, 2019, 2:00 PM at the Boonton Senior Center 126 North Main Street Boonton, NJ 07005 (973) 402-8840 Next year marks the centennial of women’s suffrage in the United States. Why did it take so long and how did we finally get there? Learn about this struggle and the role of New Jersey suffragist Alice Paul in passing the 19th Amendment to the US Constitution in 1920, which gave women the right to vote. Presented by author Linda Barth, who is working with a statewide committee planning events to observe and celebrate the anniversary. A Brief Membership Meeting Precedes The Program. Admission Is Free To All & Refreshments Will Be Served.