History Detectives

Suffrage Pennant

Clip: Season 9 Episode 10 | 16m 36s

A purple and gold "Votes For Women" pennant opened our contributor to a side of her grandmother she never knew. Did this pennant belong to her grandmother, Addie Luther Blemly? Was Grandma part of the Women's Suffrage movement? HISTORY DETECTIVES host Elyse Luray traces the pennant to a pivotal time and place in the fight for women's voting rights.

Aired: 09/19/11

Rating: NR

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