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'One Woman, One Vote: Jeannette Rankin'

Presented by Colorado Springs Pioneers Museum at Colorado Springs Pioneers Museum, Colorado Springs CO

Mar 10 2020
‘One Woman, One Vote: Jeannette Rankin’ presented by Colorado Springs Pioneers Museum at Colorado Springs Pioneers Museum, Colorado Springs CO

Join us for a special performance by Mary Jane Bradbury, scholar and historic interpreter as she brings Jeannette Rankin to life.

Suffragist, pacifist, and tireless advocate for social reform, Jeannette Rankin was the first woman elected to the U.S. Congress (R-Montana), and the only member of Congress to vote no for U.S. entry into both world wars.

She began her public career in 1910 working for suffrage and the cause of women and children during the reform decades of the early 20th century.  She was elected for represent Montana in Congress in 1916.

In this first person program, audiences will be taken back to 1920.

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ADMISSION INFO

$5

Tickets can be bought in advance online and at the door.

Contact: (719) 385-5990

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Colorado Springs Pioneers Museum

215 S. Tejon Street, Colorado Springs, CO 80903

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    • Assisted Listening System
    • Wheelchair Access

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