Making Democracy Work

Liberty Awakes in Washtenaw County

Winning the Vote for Women


View a timeline of the women's suffrage movement from 1776 to 1920.


Listen to podcasts covering a variety of topics related to winning the women's vote.

Museum Exhibit

Saturday, January 8, 2011 to Sunday, February 27, 2011 visit the Washtenaw Historical Society at 500 N. Main Street, Ann Arbor to see the exhibit A Multi-faceted Look At The Local Suffrage Movement

View original and replica artifacts and memorabilia+everything from broadsides, banners and voiceless speech scripts to a tea set, parade dresses and cookbook recipes for the cause.

You are invited to view Nancy Schewe's photo album of the Museum Exhibit at

Presented by The League of Women Voters of the Ann Arbor Area.

Free and open to the public.

For more information, call the museum at 734-662-9092 or visit