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June 18, 2013 NYS Legislative Resolution

Posted by on Jul 27, 2013 in Press, Slider

June 18, 2013 NYS Legislative Resolution

Votes for Women 2020 is now working on its mandate of planning centennial activities and events for 2017 and 2020.

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Centennial of “Spirit of 1776” Wagon Highlights New York as Cradle of the Women’s Rights Movement in the United States

Posted by on Jun 19, 2013 in Press

Centennial of “Spirit of 1776” Wagon Highlights New York as Cradle of the Women’s Rights Movement in the United States

July 1, 2013 to be designated as the “Spirit of 1776” Wagon Day by legislative resolution Both houses of the NYS Legislature passed a special resolution on June 18, 2013 to honor the centennial of the suffrage campaign wagon’s first trip for organizing purposes 100 years ago on July 1, 1913. The resolution designates July 1, 2013 as the “Spirit of 1776” Wagon Day in New York. The resolution makes the connection between economic development, tourism and the upcoming Votes for Women suffrage centennial for NYS in 2017 and the national suffrage centennial in 2020. The legislative...

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