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Dedication of The Inez Milholland Chair

December 30, 2013 @ 11:00 am - 12:30 pm

Inez Milholland (Credit: Inez Milholland Society)
Inez Milholland was an early activist who worked to attain women’s suffrage. (Credit: Inez Milholland Society)

Dedication of The Inez Milholland Chair
December 30, 2013
11:00am (After Ways & Means meeting)
At the Essex County Board of Supervisor’s Chamber, Elizabethtown, NY

The recent Essex County election saw the removal of all women who ran in contested elections. Please  invite women you know as well as men, who would like to see women return to local government.

About Inez Milholland Society

The goal of the Inez Milholland Society is to encourage, mentor and support Essex County women who want to run for elective office at the Village, Town or County levels. The organization invites any elected woman who has experience in running for office to become a mentor. The Inez Milholland Society also welcomes associates, both men and women, who support the goal of increasing women’s participation in local government.

Contact the Inez Milholland Society for more information at inezmilhollandsociety@gmail.com.

About Inez Milholland

Inez Milholland (Aug. 6 1886-Nov. 25 1916) was a labor lawyer, World War I correspondent, and public speaker who greatly influenced the Women’s Right to Vote movement in America. Though she was born in Brooklyn, NY, her home was at Meadowmount Farm in the Adirondack town of Lewis, NY.

 

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December 30, 2013
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11:00 am - 12:30 pm
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Essex County Board of Supervisor’s Chamber
7551 Court Street

Elizabethtown, NY 12932 United States
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