Suffragists: And They Persisted
June 17 @ 9:30 am - July 31 @ 6:00 pmFree
An exhibition of 19 quilts honoring the women’s suffrage movement and the 19th Amendment created by members of the Miami Valley Art Quilt Network. Quilts feature notable women like Elizabeth Arden and Lucretia Mott as well as lesser known suffragists and Dayton Metro Library’s own Electra C. Doren. There will also be 12 mini quilts depicting nursery rhymes from Mother Goose for Suffragettes, a booklet published by the Women’s Suffrage Party of New York in 1912.