Women's Rights Movement

  • Women Voting

    Originial 13 states pass laws that prohibit women from voting.
  • High Schools for Women

    Public high school for girls opens in New York and Boston.
  • Seneca Falls

    Women gathered at Seneca Falls in New York to speak about women's right to vote.
  • NWSA

    National Women's Sufferage Association was formed
  • National Woman Sufferage Association

    Susan Anthony & Elizabeth Cady Stanton from the National Woman Sufferage Association. It was created to achieve voting rights for women.
  • 15th Amendment

    Prohibts Federal Government to deny right to vote based on race, color, or previous conditions of servitude.
  • Colorado

    Colorado is the first state to adopt an amendment that gave women the right to vote.
  • Marching...

    25,000 women come together to New York City to march for the right to vote
  • 19th Amendment

    19th Amendment is ratified giving women the right to vote.
  • Nobel Peace Prize

    Jane Addams becoes the first American women to recieve the Nobel Peace Prize