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Women's Suffrage Specialty License Plate

Reserve your Women's Suffrage Specialty License Plate to commemorate the 100th Anniversary of the ratification of the 19th Amendment.

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Women's Suffrage Souvenir License Plate

You can now purchase your Women's Suffrage Souvenir License Plate for only $25.00. 

Contact Molly Walt at m.walt@admin.nv.gov to order yours now.

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A Salute to Women's Suffrage Parade

May 2, 2020 

Join us in Henderson, NV

Parade will start at 10:00 a.m. on Water St.

If you would like to participate in the parade, please fill out the application located on the Parade page.   

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National Votes for Women Trail

The National Collaborative for Women's History is leading the effort to develop a National Votes for Women Trail. Through the efforts of Nevada coordinator  Dr. Joanne Goodwin, Nevada has 5 sites that will tell the untold story of suffrage for all women.

Dedication of a Historical Markers

Las Vegas - March 5, 2020 at 10:00 a.m.

Historical Fifth Street School

Battle Mountain - July 4, 2020, time to be announced

Reno - To Be Determined

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Tea With Alice and Me

March 28, 2020

  

Please join the Nevada Chapter of the National Organization for Women and the League of Women Voters Nevada for a Suffrage Centennial 2020 event on Saturday, March 28, 2020 from 5-8pm.  We are excited to announce a performance of "Tea With Alice and Me"  written and performed by Alice Paul Scholar, Zoe Nicholson at the Clark County Library, Main Theater,  This one woman, multi-media stage presentation features Zoe with a backdrop of hundreds of photographs and newspaper clippings, telling the story of the great teacher of Nonviolent Direct Action and the incendiary thread of tea in the American Women’s Revolution; Seneca Falls: 1848 to Washington DC 2020. 

For Information on Sponsorships and Information tabling available with the theme “Suffrage is Unfinished Business”, email jeri@nevadanow.org.


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National Votes for Women Trail Marker in Tonopah

The National Votes for Women Trail Marker in Tonopah at the Mizpah Hotel was dedicated on November 22, 2019. The marker highlights Marjorie Moore Brown and the Suffrage Meetings held at the Mizpah Hotel in 1912 - 1914.


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National Votes for Women Trail Marker in Carson City

The National Votes for Women Trail Marker in Carson City on Nevada Legislative Grounds was dedicated on December 10, 2019. The marker highlights Felice Cohn, who was a lawyer & Co-Founder of the Nevada Equal Franchise Society. 


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2020 Women's History Quilt Project - The National Susan B. Anthony Museum & House

Stitching Together Women's Suffrage: The 2020 Quilt celebrates the Centennial Anniversary of the 19th Amendment to the United States.

Nevada Commission for Women Commissioner Durette Candito displays the block she created to be registered for the project. The quilt will be displayed at Anthony Museum 2020 celebrations.

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Statewide Voter Registration

August 26, 2020

Please check back for times and locations


Additional Events, Programs, and Projects being planned

Publication of Articles and Interviews

Nevada Day Parade Participation

National Votes for Women Trail

Popup Exhibit

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The Rightfully Hers Popup Exhibit is now on view outside the Nevada Secretary of State's office. This new pop-up exhibit from the National Archives commemorates the 100th Anniversary of the 19th Amendment. Explore the history of the ratification of this historic amendment, women's voting rights before and after, and its impact today.

JOAN RYAN COMPLETING RATIFICATION BANNER FOR THE STATE OF NEVADA COMMISSION FOR WOMEN JUNE 2019.

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Thank you Joan!! We will hang the banner with pride at our events to celebrate the ratification of the 19th Amendment.

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