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The Ticonderoga Historical Society will open its new season with a free program and exhibit opening covering women’s suffrage and its ties to the area on Friday, April 20 at 7 p.m. more

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TICONDEROGA | The Fort Ticonderoga Fort Fever series continues at 2 p.m. on Sunday, March 11 with “A Charmingly Aggressive Woman: Sarah Pell’s Struggle for History and Human Rights.” more

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TICONDEROGA | The Ticonderoga Historical Society wants residents to join the staff for a one-day bus excursion to the New York State Museum in Albany, with a stop at the Tulip Festival, on Saturday, May 12. more

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LEWIS | Nearly 200 participants climbed what was once known as Suffrage Hill to lay flowers on the grave of famed suffragist Inez Milholland and pay tribute to her legacy. more

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LEWIS | On Jan. 20, Adirondack Women’s March reconvenes for a return rally to support women’s rights, civil rights and policy that protects health and safety of all people. more

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CHAZY — Free concert to celebrate centennial of women’s suffrage in the state more

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TICONDEROGA – The Hancock House will soon showcase the centennial of women’s suffrage in New York state. more

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U.S. Senator Kirsten Gillibrand traces parallels between suffragist movement, current activism in visit to Adirondack History Museum in Elizabethtown more

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ELIZABETHTOWN — Both suffrage and anti-suffrage points of view are part of the new suffragists history exhibit at the Adirondack History Museum. more

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LEWIS — One hundred years after New York approved women’s voting rights, markers celebrate Inez Milholland more

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LEWIS — A dedication ceremony for a new state historical marker identifying Inez Milholland Boissevain’s final resting place will be held Saturday, May 20 at noon at the Lewis Town Hall. more

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LAKE PLACID — Local destinations included in new I LOVE NY campaign: John Brown’s Farm, North Star Underground Railroad Museum more

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TICONDEROGA – The Ticonderoga Historical Society will unveil the first of three new exhibits at the Hancock House this month. more

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TICONDEROGA — The Ticonderoga Historical Society unveiled the first of three new exhibits being installed at the Hancock House on Friday, March 31 at 7 p.m. more

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ELIZABETHTOWN — Historians are looking for any suffragist memorabilia that might remain tucked in attics or among family collections. more

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Inez Milholland spent her summers in the Adirondacks, in Lewis. more

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LEWIS — The final resting place of suffragist Inez Milholland was covered in roses and white lilies and decorated with an American flag after hundreds gathered at her snowbound gravestone set flat against the ground a hundred years ago. more

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LAKE GEORGE — This next week, local youths will be enlightening an area audience about how a century ago local citizens had prominent roles in influencing legislators to guarantee women’s right to vote. more

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