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In March 2019, the National Archives Museum will launch an exhibit commemorating the 100th anniversary of the 19th amendment: Rightfully Hers: American Women and the Vote. As we prepare for this important centennial, we are working hard to increase access to the records we hold around suffrage.
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Six women war workers, representing thousands of others, were delegated to see Pres. Wilson and urge him to support the motion for an immediate passage of the federal suffrage amendment, May 24, 1918. National Archives Identifier 45568328
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