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​ Women’s Suffrage Centennial Commemoration Committee marks 19th Amendment anniversary

Department of Arkansas Heritage - Thursday, August 20, 2020

The Women’s Suffrage Centennial Commemoration Committee (WSCCC) has had a very successful two years working to educate the public about the 19th Amendment to the Constitution, which guaranteed the right to vote to women. Aug. 26 is the 100th anniversary of the amendment being added to the con... Read More

​ Yellow Rose Project completes plantings in every county to commemorate the Centennial of Women’s Suffrage

Department of Arkansas Heritage - Friday, July 10, 2020

The planting of a yellow rose bush in every Arkansas county, which began with Gov. Asa Hutchinson and First Lady Susan Hutchinson planting the first one at the Governor’s Mansion on July 28 of last year, is now complete. The bushes commemorate the centennial of the passage of the 19th ame... Read More

Women’s Suffrage Centennial Commemoration Committee kicks off ‘Votes for Women’ celebration on July 28

Department of Arkansas Heritage - Thursday, July 19, 2018

The Women’s Suffrage Centennial Commemoration Committee (WSCCC) will celebrate “Votes for Women” during a kickoff event and press conference from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. on July 28 at the Old State House Museum. During the event, the committee, created in 2017 by Gov. Asa Hutchinson, will unveil i... Read More