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Cultural institutions celebrate women’s suffrage centennial

Clip: 02/15/2020 | 1m 49s Video has closed captioning.

The year 2020 marks the centennial anniversary for women's suffrage, when the 19th amendment took effect giving some women the right to vote in U.S. elections. And on Saturday, one of the movement's key figures, Susan B. Anthony, would have turned 200. In honor of the famed activist and the women's suffrage movement, a unique event is kicking off this weekend in New York. Karla Murthy reports.

Aired: 02/15/20

Rating: NR

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