Arts / Entertainment

We Stand on Their Shoulders: A History of Wisconsin Women and Voting

When: 
Monday, January 31, 2022 (All day) to Saturday, February 26, 2022 (All day)
Where: 
McMillan Memorial Library - Lower Lobby

The traveling display "'We Stand on Their Shoulders: A History of Wisconsin Women and Voting" explores moments when women in Wisconsin gained political rights and highlights a few key leaders. Covering the ratification of the 19th Amendment, 1921 Wisconsin Equal Rights Act, 1924 Indian Citizenship Act, and 1965 Voting Rights Act, the eight-panel display shares the important story of women's quest for political rights and recognition through quotes, photographs, and a timeline of events.

At McMillan from January 31 through February 26.

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