100th Anniversary of League of Women Voters

100th Anniversary of League of Women Voters

Officers of the Dallas Equal Suffrage League were first to enroll for the Primaries 1918

2019 and 2020 are important anniversary years for women voters.

On June 4, 1919, Texas became the ninth state to ratify the 19th Amendment to the U S Constitution. On October 19, 1919, the League of Women Voters of Texas was formed in San Antonio. On August 26, 1920, the 19th Amendment, granting women the right to vote, became law.