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[Equality for All Mural]

Description: Video describing the creation of the mural "Equality for All" as part of the centennial activities celebrating the ratification of the 19th amendment.
Date: 2020
Creator: United States. Women's Suffrage Centennial Commission.
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Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Welcome from Senator Marsha Blackburn

Description: Introductory statement by Marsha Blackburn, the first woman senator from Tennessee, as a way to kick-off centennial events in her home state to celebrate the anniversary of the 19th amendment.
Date: August 18, 2020
Creator: United States. Women's Suffrage Centennial Commission.
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

[Washington Nationals Game Opening Statement]

Description: Opening statement from Anna Laymon (Executive Director of the Women's Suffrage Centennial Commission) and her son, Bennett, saying "Play ball" to start the Washington Nationals game on August 26, 2020 in honor of the anniversary of the 19th amendment.
Date: August 26, 2020
Creator: United States. Women's Suffrage Centennial Commission.
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

The War of the Roses

Description: Video describing the events that occurred around the vote in Tennessee to become the 36th state to ratify the 19th amendment.
Date: 2020
Creator: United States. Women's Suffrage Centennial Commission.
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

The Women's Suffrage Centennial Commission Legacy

Description: Video documenting the work of the Women's Suffrage Centennial Commission and the various initiatives and projects that were sponsored during the 2020 centennial, as well as statements from several of the commissioners about their personal experiences serving on the commission.
Date: October 8, 2020
Creator: United States. Women's Suffrage Centennial Commission.
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Turning Point Suffragist Memorial Update

Description: Update about the installation of three statues commissioned by the Women's Suffrage Centennial Commission at the Turning Point Suffragist Memorial, which will open in spring 2021.
Date: December 2, 2020
Creator: United States. Women's Suffrage Centennial Commission.
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Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

[Announcement About the Turning Point Suffragist Memorial]

Description: Announcement about the installation of the Turning Point Suffragist Memorial which will incorporate a historic section of the White House fence. It includes historical context about the fencing and information about the memorial.
Date: June 22, 2020
Creator: United States. Women's Suffrage Centennial Commission.
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Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

[Song Suffragettes Performance Highlights]

Description: Video with highlights of performances by the Song Suffragettes, a collaboration of women singers and musicians honoring the centennial anniversary of the 19th amendment, along with brief statements from the artists.
Date: 2020
Creator: Ell, Lindsay, 1989- & McBryde, Ashley
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

[Lindsay Ell Singing the National Anthem]

Description: Video of Lindsay Ell, a member of the Song Suffragettes, performing the U.S. national anthem as part of the opening for a Washington Nationals game, in honor of the centennial of the 19th amendment.
Date: August 26, 2020
Creator: Ell, Lindsay, 1989-
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Keynote Conversation with Senator Blackburn

Description: Conversation between Anna Laymon, the Executive Director of the Women's Suffrage Centennial Commission, and Marsha Blackburn, the first woman senator from Tennessee, discussing the suffrage movement in Tennessee, the 36th state to ratify the 19th amendment.
Date: August 18, 2020
Creator: Laymon, Anna & Blackburn, Marsha
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

[Washington Nationals First Pitch by Retta]

Description: Video of actress/comedian Retta throwing the ceremonial first pitch for the Washington Nationals game in honor of the centennial of women's suffrage. The pitch was taped in a backyard.
Date: August 26, 2020
Creator: United States. Women's Suffrage Centennial Commission.
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

[Remarks by Commissioner Jovita Carranza]

Description: Statement by by Jovita Carranza, a member of the Women's Suffrage Centennial Commission, announcing that the U.S. Mint will be issuing a 2020 Women's Suffrage Centennial Silver Dollar and Silver Medal in honor of the anniversary of the 19th amendment.
Date: August 18, 2020
Creator: Carranza, Jovita
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Become a Trailblazer: Uncovering the Whole Story of Women's Suffrage

Description: Webinar discussing the National Votes for Women Trail with several panelists involved in the project to place historic markers in every state documenting the historical figures and events in the women's suffrage movement. It opens with a video clip describing the markers that have already been placed in Kentucky.
Date: August 13, 2020
Creator: United States. Women's Suffrage Centennial Commission.
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

A Discussion About Women's Suffrage and the Arts

Description: Conversation with Pam Breaux, hosted by Mary Anne Carter, discussing the role of the arts in activism, particularly the women's suffrage movement. They also specifically talk about the book published by the National Endowment for the Arts in honor of the centennial of the passage of the 19th amendment.
Date: August 20, 2020
Creator: Carter, Mary Anne & Breaux, Pam
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Suffrage Snapshot: Episode 1

Description: Whiteboard animation video providing an overview of women's suffrage in the United States and the passing of the 19th Amendment.
Date: 2020
Creator: United States. Women's Suffrage Centennial Commission.
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Suffrage Snapshot: Episode 2

Description: Whiteboard animation video describing the history of women's suffrage in the United States. This episode focuses on the differences between "suffragist" (primarily U.S.) and "suffragette" (primarily U.K.) as well as the similarities of the suffrage movement in Britain and the U.S.
Date: 2020
Creator: United States. Women's Suffrage Centennial Commission.
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Suffrage Snapshot: Episode 3

Description: Whiteboard animation video describing the history of women's suffrage in the United States. This episode focuses on the early days of the suffrage movement including the first Women's Rights Convention and leaders among the suffragists.
Date: 2020
Creator: United States. Women's Suffrage Centennial Commission.
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Suffrage Snapshot: Episode 4

Description: Whiteboard animation video describing the history of women's suffrage in the United States. This episode focuses on the various suffrage associations and leaders that worked toward the right to vote.
Date: 2020
Creator: United States. Women's Suffrage Centennial Commission.
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Suffrage Snapshot: Episode 5

Description: Whiteboard animation video describing the history of women's suffrage in the United States. This episode focuses on the actions of Susan B. Anthony and Lucy Stone, who both registered to vote before the 19th amendment was passed.
Date: 2020
Creator: United States. Women's Suffrage Centennial Commission.
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Suffrage Snapshot: Episode 6

Description: Whiteboard animation video describing the history of women's suffrage in the United States. This episode focuses on the American Equal Rights Association, which was founded by Susan B. Anthony and Frederick Douglass to work for equal voting rights for all.
Date: 2020
Creator: United States. Women's Suffrage Centennial Commission.
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Curator's Cut: An Inside Look at D.C.'s Suffrage Exhibits

Description: Webinar presentation with a panel of curators discussing exhibits celebrating the centennial of the 19th amendment and the women's suffrage movement at the National Portrait Gallery, the National Archives, and the Library of Congress.
Date: May 27, 2020
Creator: Millay, Kelsey; Lemay, Kate Clarke; Porter, Corinne & Ruth, Janice E.
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department