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Nellie Francis in Women’s Suffrage Campaign and anti-lynching law, with William Green

February 23 @ 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM

Dr. William Green, professor of history at Augsburg University, will present the story of Nellie
Francis, a black woman who helped lead the women’s suffrage campaign in 1919 and
successfully lobbied the legislature of 1920 to enact Minnesota’s anti-lynching law. Dr. Green’s
book on Nellie Francis will be published by the University of Minnesota Press in January.

Details

Date:
February 23
Time:
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
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Venue

Zoom

Organizer

Linden Hills History Study Group
Email:
contact@lindenhillshistory.org
Website:
lindenhillshistory.org