May 29 2018
04:20 pm
By: CathyMcCaughan  shortURL

Who? Suffrage Coalition
What? Historical Re-enactment Suffrage Parade
Where? 400 Main Street in front of the Knoxville City-County Building
When? June 9th, 2018 at 3:00 pm
Why? To celebrate the unveiling of the new Burn Memorial.

Have you RSVP'd for the June 9th Suffrage Parade yet? Wear historical garb or dress in white and march in this celebration of voting rights. If you can't talk your friends into joining you, make a note that you'll carry a timeline banner on your registration. I will personally put it in your hands.

P.S. We still need antique vehicles for the parade marchers who have experienced more of history than the rest of us.

R. Neal's picture

In case anyone didn't know,

In case anyone didn't know, Tennessee was the 36th state to ratify the 19th Amendment giving women the right to vote, pushing it over the top to make it the law of the land in 1920. My grandmother was 20 years old.


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Fortunately - for Haslam and

Fortunately - for Haslam and Trump - women vote pretty much the same as men.

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