Achieving Beulah Land — A History of Suffrage Activities in Tompkins County

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Cornell Library Archivist Emerita Elaine Engst and Tompkins County Historian Carol Kammen will share the story of the suffrage movement as it unfolded in New York State, in Tompkins County and at Cornell. The story of women's suffrage in New York offers a lesson that continues to resound — while the arc of history may bend toward justice, it has taken active pursuit to achieve progress.