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Members-only Preview of Fight for Suffrage

August 22, 2019 @ 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm

The Fight For Suffrage will cover the movement for women to gain the right to vote in a temporary exhibit at the Galena & U.S. Grant Museum at 211 S. Bench Street. The exhibit opens at 5 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 22 at a special preview for members of the Galena-Jo Daviess County Historical Society and the Jo Daviess County League of Women Voters. A portrayer of Susan B. Anthony, a renowned suffragette, will make an appearance at the opening.

Light refreshments will be served for Society and League members and their guests at the special preview opening at the museum on Thursday, Aug. 22 from 5 to 7 p.m. RSVP to Historical Society Administrative Assistant Jean Matthiessen at 815-777-9129 or info@galenahistorymuseum.org.

Learn more about the Galena & U.S. Grant Museum and the Historical Society at www.galenahistory.org.


August 22, 2019
5:00 pm - 7:00 pm