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Featured LetsRockTheCradle event: Inez Milholland Festival 2014

Inez Milholland, 1913, Washington DC suffrage parade

LET’S ROCK THE CRADLE / FORWARD INTO LIGHT /  TAKE UP THE SONG

Mark your calendar for the Inez Milholland Festival 2014.

August 16-17, 2014, Events in the Town of Lewis, New York (12950). Champlain Valley in the Adirondacks of New York State. Subscribe to email updates or follow “The Foremothers” on Twitter.

In 2014, the United States will honor its suffrage martyr, Inez Milholland by celebrating the 90th anniversary of a 1924 pageant and conference in the Adirondacks. This year is the kickoff to plan for and celebrate the centennial of the death of Inez Milholland in 1916. Program details to be announced. Sign up for news updates for Inez Milholland Festival 2014.

The audio story of Inez Milholland, from “Jailed for Freedom” by Doris Stevens, 1920. Tributes in Washington, DC for this much-loved suffrage martyr. For more information.

Harriet Tubman: Featured Historic Site & Action Campaign

Harriet Tubman Historic SiteThe Harriet Tubman Home, 180 South Street, Auburn, NY 13021 is open for tours through October 31 on Tuesdays through Fridays from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.; on Saturdays from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. harriethouse.org.

Tell Congress to fund the Harriet Tubman National Park. Make your voice heard. Take action to save suffrage history!

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The video clip below features INEZ MILHOLLAND leading the 1913 suffrage parade, Washington, DC, in the HBO film “Iron Jawed Angels.” 

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