Wednesday, November 13, 2013

Fact of the Day: Utah Suffrage

During the 19th century before it was a state, Utah granted women the right to vote. Ironically when Utah became an official U.S. state, Utah women could not vote until the passage of the 19th amendment. 

22 comments:

  1. The poor women mustn't have known where they were up to!

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  2. Cheeky monkey!! it is not fair!!kisses:)

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  3. How odd is that? And they say that WOMEN change their minds! LOL!

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  4. History is always strange. Something very similar happened in California.

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  6. Interesting. So Utah was ahead of the curve. Am I reading that right?

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  7. The women look very concentrated.

    Greetings,
    Filip

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  8. It is unfair ! Vote is very important right for all citizen around the world ! :)

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  9. It boggles the mind that women were not allowed to vote in the past.

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  10. That's a little crazy of Utah! Glad all women have the right now!

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  11. utah doesn't make a lot of sense a lot of the time. yes i know from personal experience.

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