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Ahead of Her Time: Women's Suffrage in Idaho

Season 4 Episode 2 | 28m 3s

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By the time the 19th Amendment to the U.S. Constitution was ratified, granting most women in America the right to vote, Idaho women had been casting ballots and winning elections for 24 years. Ahead of Her Time: Women’s Suffrage in Idaho chronicles the pathbreaking journey to voting rights for women in Idaho and explores how this head start in equality can be seen today.

Aired: 08/13/20 | Rating: TV-G

Major Funding by the J.A. and Kathryn Albertson Family Foundation. Additional Funding by Anne Voillequé and Louise Nelson, Judy and Steve Meyer, Richard K. and Shirley S. Hemingway Foundation, the Futura Corporation, the Friends of Idaho Public Television, Idaho Public Television Endowment and the Corporation for Public Broadcasting. Additional funding for Ahead of Her Time is provided by Idaho Women In Leadership, the Pottenger Family Foundation, Zions Bank, Idaho Power and Midas Gold.

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