By One Vote: Woman Suffrage in the South

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In August 1920 in Nashville, Tennessee legislators cast the deciding vote to ratify the 19th Amendment, thus giving women in the United States the right to vote. Narrated by Rosanne Cash, "By One Vote: Woman Suffrage in the South" chronicles events leading up to that turbulent, nail-biting showdown.

AIRED: July 01, 2020 | 0:00:30
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- In the summer of 1920,

the all male Tennessee House

of Representatives would determine

if women across the United States would be allowed

to vote.

American women had spent decades fighting

through complex layers of social,

political and racial constraints.

Join me,

Rosanne Cash as we tell the story

about Tennessee women won the vote

for all women.

"By One Vote,

"Woman Suffrage in the South."

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