Ask a Suffragist Stories and Wisdom from America's First Feminists

Check out the 2020 Women’s Vote Centennial Initiative.

2020 WVCI’s Educational Center offers great resources to get informed and excited for the 100th anniversary of the #19thAmendment, including (of course) #AskaSuffragist via Instagram https://www.instagram.com/p/B3o1vV7B_lP/ Visit the 2020 Women’s Vote Centennial Initiative Bookstore.

Seeing Me in History #19forthe19th

This #19forthe19th @usnatarchives Instagram challenge is different. This time, we are posting pictures of ourselves making history. Here I am (April Young Bennett, author of #AskaSuffragist) at a women’s rights march I helped organize...

“I would have girls regard themselves not as adjectives but nouns, not mere appendages made to qualify somebody else.” -Elizabeth Cady Stanton, 1880. Happy International #DayOfTheGirl

“I would have girls regard themselves not as adjectives but nouns, not mere appendages made to qualify somebody else, but independent, responsible workers in carrying forward the grand eternal plans in the redemption of...

Women at Work: Mary Ann Shadd Cary

She was both the first black North American woman to publish and edit a newspaper and the first to be admitted to law school. #19forthe19th @usnatarchives via Instagram https://www.instagram.com/p/B3HX5tBhE6j/ Mary Ann Shadd Cary is...