1914 - Women's Suffrage

November 9, 1914 - Across the nation, a movement called "Suffrage" has been gathering support since Revolutionary days. Women are allowed to vote in some states, but not in North Carolina. Today, Charlotte's Selwyn Hotel hosts the state's first suffrage convention. Only when the 19th Amendment to the U.S. Constitution passes will women win this crucial right in 1920.
Suffragettes
Suffragettes

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