The John D. Owen, Jr History Lecture Series
May 20, 2020 @ 5:00 pm - 6:00 pmFree
“XIX: The Untold Story of Women’s Suffrage in Lynchburg, Virginia”
The first time Lynchburg women could vote in public elections was exactly 100 years ago, in the presidential term of 1920. The speaker will cover the role of Lynchburg women played in the suffrage movement and how the city responded to the 19th Amendment.
Lecture by Ted Delaney, Director of the Lynchburg Museum