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Libraries host exhibit on 19th amendment

 

October 24, 2019

The public viewing the "Rightfully Hers" exhibit in the Colfax Library.

"Rightfully Hers," a popup exhibit commemorating the 100th anniversary of the ratification of the 19th Amendment is now on display at the Colfax, Colton, Endicott, LaCrosse, Malden, Palouse, Rosalia, St. John, Tekoa and Uniontown branches of Whitman County Library.

Organized by the National Archives and Records Administration, the exhibit contains messages exploring the history of the ratification of the 19th amendment, women's voting rights and its impact today.

Rightfully Hers co-curator Jennifer N. Johnson noted the ratification of the 19th Amendment "was a landmark moment in American hi...



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