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Exhibit Re-Opening: Evanston Women and the Fight for the Vote

August 26 @ 12:00 pm 4:00 pm

For the 100th Anniversary of the 19th Amendment and Women’s Equality Day, Evanston Women and the Fight for the Vote will reopen to the public from 12-4 p.m. on August 26th at the Evanston History Center, 225 Greenwood Street. Telling the story of Evanston women and their strategic and critical work for women’s suffrage, the exhibit features archival resources, artifacts and costumes from the EHC collection. The Votes for Women Historic Trail Marker for Catharine Waugh McCulloch will also be on view as will Rightfully Hers, the pop up exhibit from the National Archives.

Timed visits for the exhibit kick-off will begin at 11:00AM and last 45 minutes each. The last admission will be at 3:00. Attendance will be limited to 6 people per time slot.

Reservations must be made in advance via the registration forms on the EHC website, www.evanstonhistorycenter.org. Confirmation of reservation is required via a confirmation email from EHC.

Admission will be free until October 1, however, donations are gratefully accepted. Masks must be worn and six-foot social distancing required at all times. No restroom facilities will be available.

For more information please visit the EHC website or call 847-475-3410.