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NEW

online exhibit

 
The Women's March to
the Ballot Box

We take a look at the passage of the 19th amendment through the lens of historic events, video,photographs, first person accounts, documents and letters. 

November 2019 - February 2020

Connecting Communities: Roads, Bridges & People

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This exhibit celebrates the 100th anniversary of the Washtenaw County Road Commission. The story was written by Grace Shackman and first appeared in the September issue of the Ann Arbor Observer.  Her words are also on the exhibit panels illustrated with photographs from the Commission, the Ann Arbor District Library, and the Bentley Historical Library. The road commission provided the tools, lights, artifacts, photographs, hard hats, maps, and equipment. The Washtenaw County Historical Society was happy to host and design the exhibit, contribute artifacts from our collection and collaborate with the WCRC to create this fun and family-friendly experience.