Evanston Women and the Fight for the Vote – Online Exhibit

This website showcases the stories of Evanston women and organizations that contributed to the women’s suffrage movement during the 19th and 20th centuries. Visitors can browse the collections to gain an understanding of the tools suffragists used to argue their position and to make significant strides in gaining the public’s support of women’s suffrage. The exhibits build on the collections, providing contexts for understanding why these Evanston women were involved in the women’s suffrage movement and how each of the organizations worked to make women’s suffrage a reality.