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Save the Date!

The 2023 Febb Burn Annual Banquet date is set! Join us on August 18, 2023 – the anniversary of the Tennessee Women’s Right to Vote – for the 2023 Febb Burn Annual Banquet held at the Crowne Plaza in downtown Knoxville.

The Museum Project

The Suffrage Coalition has spent decades locating and preserving the history of Tennessee  woman suffrage.  The posters, postcards, letters and artifacts bring to life the passions on both sides. 

Why Tennessee Woman Suffrage Needs a Home of its Own

All their sacrifice and enormous contribution to making ours a “more perfect union” was nearly forgotten by all but a few scholars.

Why Knoxville

We need to celebrate the sacrifice and achievements of all suffragists in all the Grand Regions, but the final victory story is deeply rooted in East Tennessee.

Women’s History


May and June were the Miracle Months

May and June were the Miracle Months

Seventy-one years after the Seneca Falls Convention, on May 21, 1919, the House of Representatives finally approved the Susan B. Anthony Amendment.  The Senate followed on June 4, 1919.  Congress had finally approved the 19th Amendment and sent it to the states,...

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Learn about Suffrage History and the Women’s Right to Vote in Tennessee

Get Involved

The Perfect 36 Circle was formed to provide insight, feedback, advice, and assistance to ensure this project moves forward efficiently and addresses the legitimate concerns of all those who care about history and the woman suffrage history in particular.