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    • The Woman's Hour

    • The Great Fight to Win the Vote
    • By: Elaine Weiss
    • Narrated by: Elaine Weiss, Tavia Gilbert
    • Length: 16 hrs and 28 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 65
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 60
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 59

    Nashville, August 1920. Thirty-five states have ratified the 19th Amendment, 12 have rejected or refused to vote, and one last state is needed. It all comes down to Tennessee, the moment of truth for the suffragists, after a seven-decade crusade. The opposing forces include politicians with careers at stake, liquor companies, railroad magnates, and a lot of racists who don't want black women voting. And then there are the "Antis" - women who oppose their own enfranchisement, fearing suffrage will bring about the moral collapse of the nation.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Required listening

    • By Matthew Storrs on 04-01-18

    Regular price: $35.00