This storyboard does not have a description.
Woodrow Wilson was President during the women's suffrage movement.
It took 70 years to gain support from each of the 36 states needed to ratify the amendment.
Some people claimed the amendment was unconstitutional, but this claim was unanimously rejected by Congress.
The 19th amendment was passed by Congress 100 years ago in 1919, and added to the Constitution in 1920.
The ratification of this amendment became the “single biggest democratizing event in American history” - Akhil Reed Amar
Explore Our Articles and Examples