• Streaming History Series: Suffrage

  • Tue, 08/18/2020 at 11:00 am
  • Pikes Peak Library District - Special Collections
    20 N Cascade Ave
    80903 Colorado Springs
Streaming History Series: Suffrage - Pikes Peak Library District - Special Collections - Colorado Springs

In commemoration of Colorado History, join Regional History and Genealogy staff members as we view selected Rocky Mountain PBS Colorado Experience documentaries. Watch award-winning documentaries and chat about our state's unique history. Participants will learn about our state and community from the comfort of your home. Register for one intriguing topic or the whole series. Registration is required.SuffrageOn November 7, 1893, Colorado became the first state in the nation to grant women’s suffrage by a single issue popular vote, and the following year the first three female state legislators were elected. Meet the dedicated Colorado women that led this charge. Today, Colorado has the highest percentage of women in the state legislature.