SINCE 1920: 'Votes for Women' or 'SINCE 1920' Tote

SINCE 1920: 'Votes for Women' or 'SINCE 1920' Tote

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Product Information

We have worked with Southern markets to create special items that commemorate the 100th Anniversary of a significant step toward voting rights, the ratification of the 19th Amendment which states "The right of citizens of the United States to vote shall not be denied or abridged by the United States or by any State on account of sex."

Product Details:

  • Each cotton tote measures 14.5“H x 15.5”W x 7.5“
  • Has a magnetic snap button enclosure, large inner zippered pocket, durable straps, and a flat bottom
  • All orders will be shipped within 7 business days of purchase

On August 18, 1920, the 19th Amendment was ratified with the 36th state, Tennessee, voting in favor. This was a tumultuous battle that went on for over 70 years in order to bring this amendment to fruition. Women fought against sexism, racism (outside and within the suffrage movement), traditions, and even other women to get this amendment passed. It also set the stage for the 1965 Voting Rights Act to apply to both men and women alike. Read our detailed timeline of the fight of the 19th Amendment's passage HERE.