We're thrilled to announce that the "Spirit of 1776" suffrage wagon used by suffragist Edna Kearns and others will be on exhibit at the New York State Museum in the fall of 2017, the year of the state's suffrage centennial. But the museum still undecided about permanent exhibition. Suffrage Wagon News Channel is a recognized resource destination and online community for suffrage centennials, events, news and views of the suffrage movement. Find out about the 19th Amendment to the U.S. Constitution. Anchor: Marguerite Kearns, editor of Suffrage Wagon News Channel.
Suffrage Wagon News Channel supports cultural and heritage tourism,as well as promoting women's heritage sites. New York State is considered the "Cradle" of the women's rights movement in the United States. Parents wishing to educate their sons and daughters about this part of American history are enthusiastic supporters of Suffrage Wagon News Channel, in addition to educators, historians, history buffs, and students of all ages.
"Above all, I want my children to be inspired by and appreciative of historic events and artifacts such as the 'Spirit of 1776' suffrage wagon," said Tara Bloyd, an editor of the news channel and the great granddaughter of Edna Kearns, who used the Spirit of 1776 suffrage wagon in votes for women organizing.
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