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Abilene, Kan. - Mark your calendars for the upcoming virtual panel discussion marking the 100th anniversary of the 19th Amendment. The online program is scheduled for Tuesday, Sept. 15 at 7 p.m. central.

Three historians will discuss 19 & ‘52: Ike, Women, and Equality, a virtual panel discussion moderated by Dawn Hammatt, Eisenhower Presidential Library and Museum Director. The program will focus on the early days of the woman suffrage movement, social change advocacy after the 19th Amendment ratification, Eisenhower’s election and his efforts in advancing women in government.

Dr. Teri Finneman, Associate Professor, School of Journalism and Mass Communications, University of Kansas
Dr. Suzanne Orr, Assistant Professor, History Department, Kansas State University
Dr. Pam Parry, Professor, Department of Mass Media, Southeast Missouri State University

Telephone: 617-675-4444‬ (PIN: ‪511 045 556 7306#)
[Please join 10 minutes early so the program may begin on time.]

This program is part of the National Archives' 19th Amendment centennial celebration made possible by the National Archives Foundation and generous support from Maggie & Robert Boroujerdi.

About the Eisenhower Presidential Library

The Dwight D. Eisenhower Presidential Library and Museum is one of 15 Presidential Libraries operated by the National Archives and Records Administration. Presidential Libraries promote understanding of the presidency and the American experience. They preserve and provide access to historical materials, support research, and create interactive programs and exhibits that educate and inspire. Public programs and exhibits at the Eisenhower Presidential Library are made possible in part through the generous support of the Eisenhower Foundation. To learn more, visit