Women of the Nation, Arise!

Staten Islanders in the Fight for Women's Right to Vote

Staten Island Museum, 2020

Staten Island, New York

History exhibit commemorating the centennial of women's suffrage in the US.

Photos by Christine Cruz, courtesy Staten Island Museum

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Visitors are invited to create their own pennant in the style of the classic "Votes for Women" pennant waved by suffragists. In the background is a Suffragist Personality Quiz I created as a light-hearted way for visitors to identify with different aspects of the movement.