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Living Voices Series: Hear My Voice

January 31, 2024 @ 9:00 am - 10:00 am

Woman dressed in 1918 period clothes wearing a hat. She is standing in front of a women's suffrage advertisement

January 31: 10-11 a.m. and 1-2 p.m.

February 1: 9-10 a.m. and 1-2 p.m.

Discover the 72-year struggle that finally won half of America’s citizens a voice in their own government, through the campaign of one young activist dedicated to women’s suffrage.

In the early 1900s, Jessie follows in the footsteps of decades of women before her to speak up and take action in demand of women’s right to vote, despite the opposition of her prominent political family.

The Robert H. Jackson Center welcomes teachers and their students to join us again in 2024 for Living Voicesin the Center’s Cappa Theater.

Powerful, dynamic live performances combined with archival film and sound, transforming history into a moving, personal journey using historical perspectives based on real people and events.

Multiple performances are offered each presentation day and material can be adapted to a variety of grade levels with applicability for Common Core Curriculum for students in Grades 9-12.

All programs are free, but registration is required online or by phone at (716) 483-6646.

Please note the 9 a.m. presentation is almost completely full. Please contact the Jackson Center to check availability.

 

Details

Date:
January 31, 2024
Time:
9:00 am - 10:00 am
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Venue

The Robert H. Jackson Center
305 E 4th ST
Jamestown, NY 14701 United States
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Phone:
716-483-6646
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