Women's History Celebration

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President Clinton established the Commission on the Celebration of Women in American History to consider how best to acknowledge and celebrate the roles and accomplishments of women in American history. It will hold meetings to consider ideas for such celebration, including a focal point for women's history in Washington, D.C., and the use of technology to connect existing and planned historical sites, museums and libraries. The first meeting of the Commission was held on July 16, 1998, at the Canandaigua County Courthouse, the site where Susan B. Anthony was tried and convicted for voting. The Commission's recommendations were reported to ... continued below

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President's Commission on the Celebration of Women in American History November 15, 2000.

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  • Main Title: Women's History Celebration
  • Alternate Title: President's Commission on the Celebration of Women in American History

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President Clinton established the Commission on the Celebration of Women in American History to consider how best to acknowledge and celebrate the roles and accomplishments of women in American history. It will hold meetings to consider ideas for such celebration, including a focal point for women's history in Washington, D.C., and the use of technology to connect existing and planned historical sites, museums and libraries. The first meeting of the Commission was held on July 16, 1998, at the Canandaigua County Courthouse, the site where Susan B. Anthony was tried and convicted for voting. The Commission's recommendations were reported to the President on November 15, 2000.

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last modified: 2000-11-15
harvested: 2003-01-01
uploaded: 2003-03-01

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  • November 15, 2000

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  • Sept. 7, 2006, 12:59 p.m.

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President's Commission on the Celebration of Women in American History. Women's History Celebration, website, November 15, 2000; Washington D.C.. (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc772/: accessed February 23, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Government Documents Department.