August 26, 1977

“We Were But a Handful,” the story of the National Woman’s Party and the fight for women’s suffrage from the Seneca Falls Convention in 1848 to the passage of the 19th amendment in 1920, opens at the National Portrait Gallery.

Posted: 26 August 2010
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