History and Suffrage

Women's History and Suffrage Links

For Children and Young Adults

  • The Nineteenth Amendment to the U.S. Constitution
    The 19th Amendment was ratified in 1920. It has only 39 words, but it is one of our most important laws.
  • Woman Suffrage and the 19th Amendment
    Learning activities and primary sources, presented by the National Archives and Records Administration.
  • Biographies of Great Women
    Learn more about Susan B. Anthony, Carrie Chapman Catt, Lucretia Mott, Alice Paul, Elizabeth Cady Stanton, Lucy Stone, and other important women leaders at this site, run by the National Women's Hall of Fame. In the search box, enter the name of the individual.

Further Learning for Young Adults and Adults