By One Vote: Woman Suffrage in the South

PREVIEW

Trailer

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
ABOUT THE PROGRAM
TRANSCRIPT

- 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."

(bright upbeat music)


FEATURED PROGRAMS

World Channel
Vienna Blood
Under a Minute
The Talk: Race in America
The National Parks
The Light
The Cardinal’s Files
The African Americans: Many Rivers to Cross
Talking Pictures with Neil Rosen
Shall Not Be Denied
Room Tone
Reel 13
RECONSTRUCTION: AMERICA AFTER THE CIVIL WAR
Prideland
Prehistoric Road Trip