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Women’s Suffrage and the 19th Amendment to the U.S. Constitution: Remember The Ladies by Linda K. Huber, July 4, 2020

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Remember The Ladies, Linda K. Huber, July 4, 2020.  The 19th amendment to the U.S. Constitution gave women the right to vote.  This paper covers the women’s suffrage movement, the major players, and movement leaders who visited Ottawa County, Ohio.