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To Ask For Freedom: The Fight for Women’s Suffrage

Jul1
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  • Time: 9:30 am - 11:30 am
  • Venue: Bellefontaine Cemetery and Arboretum
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FreedomThis living history event celebrates the Women’s Suffrage Movement and the Suffragists of Bellefontaine Cemetery. Witness a Suffragist March and Rally in Wild Wood Valley Gardens.  The inspirational words of famous St Louis Suffrage leaders such as Edna Gellhorn, organizer of the 1916 Golden Lane Protest, and Florence Wyman Richardson, the first president of the St. Louis Equal Suffrage League will be shared during the rally.

Afterward,  mingle with women of the St Louis Suffrage Movement and hear more about national events 100 years ago.

Space is limited and reservations are required.  To assist with traffic and parking at the event space, we ask that you choose between two arrival times – 9:30 AM or 10:00 AM.

 

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