Posts Tagged: Wisconsin Historical Society

WOMEN’S SUFFRAGE TURNS 100

Guest:  Simone Munson, Wisconsin Historical Society While women today take for granted their right to vote, that wasn’t always the case. The 19th Amendment, giving women the right to vote, wasn’t passed and ratified until 1919. And it wasn’t easy or quick. Women’s rights groups had been working to accomplish this since 1846. Wisconsin was… Read more »

THE WISCONSIN HISTORICAL SOCIETY IS HOME TO WISCONSIN’S RICH HERITAGE

Guest:  Ellsworth Brown, PhD, Director, Wisconsin Historical Society The Wisconsin Historical Society is our state’s memory and foremost storyteller. It is considered one of the nation’s finest historical institutions and is both a state agency and a membership organization. For the past 14 years, the WHS has been under the leadership of Dr. Ellsworth Brown… Read more »