Suffrage5CentennialsPURPLE_Button_2015_v2 copyArchives.

Planning for 2020 national suffrage centennial underway. Susan B. Anthony House in Rochester, NY part of 2017 NYS suffrage centennial observance. 2017 New York State suffrage centennial underway. Turning Point Suffragist Memorial supports citizens medal for Inez Milholland. New York hits the ground running in 2017 with its state suffrage centennial.  Christmas Day & Inez Milholland 100 years ago. History activism & Inez Milholland citizens medal. Inez Milholland citizens medal petition now in circulation during Obama’s last days in office. Wish list for Santa in 2016. Celebrating the birthday of Elizabeth Cady Stanton with a time capsule. Aftermath of U.S. 2016 presidential electionCanada releases stamp and coin for women’s suffrage centennial in 2016. Proposed national commission for 2020 U.S. suffrage centennial is jumping through the hoops. First woman candidate for Oval Office brings words “suffrage” and “Seneca Falls” out of closet. “Stamping for Suffrage,” an article by Kenneth Florey. Initiative for national 2020 women’s suffrage centennial announced. Resources for the 2016 Inez Milholland centennial observance. Inez Milholland centennial launched during Women’s History Month. Six days left for Kickstarter campaign for Inez Milholland film.

Suffrage activist & New Yorker Inez Milholland nominated for Presidential Citizen’s MedalA five-year plan for suffrage centennials and events. Support funding for NYS suffrage centennial commission. Bold initiatives planned for 2016. Get ready for Inez Milholland centennial observance in 2016. Marguerite Kearns interviews producer and director of “10 Days in a Madhouse” on public radio. Thanksgiving 2015. Guest Commentary: The film “Suffragette.” Film release of “10 Days in a Madhouse” about reporter Nellie Bly. New round of release markets for “Suffragette” film. U.S. film audiences and limited release of “Suffragette” film.

Suffrage centennial news items: more than ever. Release of “Suffragette” film in US anticipated. Big birthday bash in NYC, plus news notes. Suffrage film restoration and national road trip, plus news notes. Woodstock, New York’s Women in Black have been standing vigil for peace for 25+ years. Book for young people about Silent Sentinels. Honor Inez Milholland on September 22, 2015. Voter Registration Day. What states are next for suffrage centennial celebrations? Articles about Charlotte Perkins Gilman. Part 1. Part II. Woodstock, NY town board passes resolution to celebrate 2017 suffrage centennial.

Young people are getting behind national suffragist memorial. August 26th is the women’s 4th of July. Suffrage Centennial news notes gaining momentum. 95th anniversary of the 19th Amendment. Special report about 1848 Seneca Falls conference. Events related to Elizabeth Cady Stanton during her 200th birthday year. VIDEO: Library of Congress archival suffrage movement photos.

Suffrage Centennials wins award as nonprofit blog. Isabella Beecher Hooker, a book and places to visit. 1915 suffrage centennial poster available through National Women’s History Project. Go behind the scenes of suffrage centennials. The 2020 suffrage centennial is goal of campaign to put a woman on $20 U.S. currency. Suffrage centennial news notes during Women’s History Month. A national women’s heritage trail has 2020 suffrage centennial as a goal. Suffrage memorial fundraising launched with 2020 suffrage centennial in sight. Big birthday bash planned for Elizabeth Cady Stanton’s 200th birthday in 2015. See also.

Alice Paul Institute is 30 years old during Women’s History Month. National Women’s History Project celebrates its 35th year. Suffrage movement icon has her own museum: Joan of Arc. Celebrate with Susan B. Anthony’s 195th birthday party. “Up the Women,” the suffrage movement sit com from the UK. January birthdays of women’s rights activists link to centennials and other celebrations. Susan B. Anthony’s February birthday inspires travel, celebrations, and a feature post by suffrage history author Kenneth Florey.

Long-awaited book with six-figure advance about English suffragette, Princess Sophia, published by Bloomsbury. “100 Years Ago” is special feature. 2015 inaugural speech of NYS Governor Andrew Cuomo hints of good news for upcoming 2017 suffrage centennial. Good news for suff fans in 2015. Release date for “Suffragette” feature film from the UK. Throw 5 pennies into the wishing well for suffrage centennials. 2015 wish list for Suffrage Centennials. The suffrage centennial gifts we want under the holiday tree this year, a video. Congress, let’s get moving to approve and fund the national Votes for Women trail.

Centennial of National Park Service in 2016 may involve direction for women’s rights sites. The Harriet Tubman proposed national park. The “Votes for Women” heritage trail and making it a reality. First observance of the “Night of Terror” to raise money for suffragist memorial Vision 2020 prepares for national centennial. Will the controversy over the women’s museum impact the 2020 suffrage centennial? Challenges when promoting suffrage centennials. Public panel discusses upcoming 2020 suffrage centennial.  “Suffrage Centennial Overview.” Suffrage centennial network. “Suffrage centennials are hot.” Stanton and Anthony statue proposed for NYC Central Park in light of 2020 suffrage centennial.

Suffrage centennials:

Montana: #1  #2  #3 #4  #5 #6 New York State: #1  #2 #3 #4 #5 #6 #7 #8 #9 #10 #11 #12 #13 #14 #15 #16 Seneca Falls special report  NYS and suffrage events Stanton related events Indiana: #1 Nevada: #1 #2 Virginia: #1

Ireland: #1 #2   New Zealand: #1  #2 Iceland. #1


See video page on SuffrageCentennials. Video: “Stirrings in NYS about celebrating 2017 suffrage centennial.” Video: “Reflections about the upcoming NYS suffrage centennial. Video: “How suffrage activists marched from NYC to Albany 100 years ago.” Video: “Spirit of 1776” on its way to 2020. Proposed Harriet Tubman national park. Tell Santa we want a suffragist memorial, a federal women’s trail, and a national park. Video about Inez Milholland and memorial service held for her on Christmas day in 1916.

Suffrage event programming:

Elizabeth Cady Stanton performance. Magic and the suffrage movement go together in this program idea. Bernice Ende offers suffrage slide show. “The Yellow Wallpaper” theatrical presentation. “What’s a suffrage centennial without a pot of tea?” Suffrage musical in UK. Youth plant tree to recognize Emily Davison centennial. Planning a suffrage centennial event is easier when consulting the SuffrageCentennials archives.

Stories about suffrage:

Story of the July 4th suffrage movement co-conspirators. Audio reading of the 1915 book, “How it Feels to be the Husband of a Suffragette.” Excellent suffrage movement web educational module from partners AAUW and Newseum. Book about Inez Milholland features important photos and stories new to the reading public. Tales of suffragists who didn’t let grass grow under their feet. “Trouble Brewing in Seneca Falls” audio podcast series. How suffrage activists crashed the 1876 national centennial on July 4th!” Centennial of burning of hotel by English women. Centennial of release of “The Militant Suffragette” by Charlie Chaplin. Centennial of suffragist Caroline Severance‘s death. The Amazons of the suffrage movement, a trilogy. Centennial of Harriet Tubman’s death. #1 #2  Centennial year of destruction of Margaret Fuller memorial on Long Island. NYS Legislature resolution celebrating “Spirit of 1776” suffrage wagon centennial.

Suffrage resources.

National Women’s History Project. Resources for teaching about history.

Suffrage CentennialsimagesFollow on Facebook page, Twitter, email subscription, and the Quarterly Newsletter. Sign up for email on this web page. Stay up to date with postings, audio podcasts, and videos. Plan for your suffrage centennial event.