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Jeannette Rankin-Helped to Pass the 19th Amendment
November 19 : 7:00 pm - 8:30 pmFree
Note: Seating is limited. Please plan to arrive early.
Theme for 2019-20: “Women Get the Vote.” The 19th Amendment to the U.S. Constitution was proposed on June 4, 1919 and ratified on August 18, 1920.
November 19, 2019: Jeannette Rankin: Helped Pass the 19th Amendment and First Woman to serve in the U.S. Congress as re-enacted by: Kate Holmes. Kate Holmes, re-enactor, returns to Venice in this new role she has researched for VAHS.
The Betty Intagliata Lecture Series: Sponsored by the Venice Area Historical Society (VAHS). Permanent funding for the Betty Intagliata Lecture Series is provided by the Bill Jervey, Jr. Charitable Foundation.