1965 literacy test for an African-American women Ernestine Phillips

New City of Raleigh Museum Exhibit “Women of Change: The Legacy of the 19th Amendment”

New Exhibit Opens November 21

The City of Raleigh (COR) Museum will open its newest exhibit, “Women of Change: The Legacy of the 19th Amendment,” to the public beginning Saturday, Nov. 21, 2020. 
 
“The Women of Change exhibit chronicles the quests for equal suffrage in 1920 and what women did with the vote over the next century,” explained Museum Director Ernest Dollar. “Visitors will be introduced to Raleigh’s suffragists, organizers, and elected officials who redefined women’s role in politics. The exhibit celebrates a century of struggle and successes with artifacts, photos, and displays of women who made change happen.” 
  
The exhibit will be open to the public beginning at 9 a.m. on Saturday. 
 
What: “Women of Change: The Legacy of the 19th Amendment” 
When:  Saturday, Nov. 21, beginning at 9 a.m. 
Where: 220 Fayetteville St., Raleigh, NC
Cost: Free