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The 19th Amendment and Women's Suffrage

Start your research on the women's suffrage movement in the United States and Alabama with this resource guide.

Contact Archivist, Shalis Worthy, to set up a research appointment in the Special Collections Department.


Phone: 256-532-5969


The year 2020 marks 100 years of suffrage for women in the United States. This guide offers an overview of the suffrage movements in Huntsville and Alabama and will connect you with resources pertaining to the 19th Amendment, the women's suffrage movement, and voting rights.

Suffrage is simply defined as the right to vote in political elections. 


The Huntsville Daily Times, August 18, 1920