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100 Years of Women's Suffrage in the South Bay
Start Date: 1/22/2020 All Day
End Date: 12/15/2020

Event Description:
This exhibit showcases archival materials related to the local origins of women’s suffrage and traces these roots through to the present day.

Featuring materials from former mayors Janet Gray Hayes and Dianne McKenna; former council member Blanca Alvarado; Kate Kennedy, a member of the first graduating class of the Normal School who became known for her campaigning for equal pay for women; and organizations such as the National Women’s Political Caucus; the National Organization for Women; and the League of Women Voters.
Location Information:
SJSU Main Campus

SJSU Main Campus - King Library

SJSU Main Campus - King Library
Room: Special Collections
Contact Information:
Name: Kate Steffens
Phone: 408-808-2131
Photos of influential women in the South Bay
Additional Information
SJSU Special Collections Hours
Monday - Thursday: 11am - 6pm
Friday: 11am - 5pm
Saturday: 1pm - 5pm
Sunday: Closed

Please go to: for updated hours.

Some artifacts are located in the 5th floor elevator cases and CA Room.

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