August 1, 2020

Today in History: Carrie S. Burnham

Today in History–April 4–the Library of Congress features Carrie S. Burnham, who continued to present her arguments before the Pennsylvania Supreme Court on the right of women to vote on this day in 1873. Learn more about her appeal and the suffrage movement by visiting the Today in History section, then clicking the links below. Carrie Burnham Argued for the Right to Vote America's Library The argument of Carrie S. Burnham before Chief Justice Reed, and Associate Justices Agnew, Sharswood … [Read more...]