President Woodrow Wilson picketed by women suffragists


On August 28, 1917, President Woodrow Wilson is picketed by suffragists in front of the White House, who demand that he support an amendment to the Constitution that would guarantee women the right to vote. Wilson had a history of lukewarm support for women’s suffrage, although …read more

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President Woodrow Wilson picketed by women suffragists

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HISTORY

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August 27, 2022

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August 24, 2021

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November 16, 2009