Suffrage Centennial, Women’s Rights, and Voting Rights Events
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Service at First Parish Church delivered by Rev. Catherine Cullen with themes related to the Suffrage Movement.
Commemoration at the grave of Judith Winsor Smith at Mayflower Cemetery, next door to First Parish Church (842 Tremont Street).
Welcoming Remarks, DRHS Executive Director, Erin McGough.
Introduction, Massachusetts State Representative Josh Cutler and other Honored Guests.
Presentation by Laura R. Prieto, Ph.D. Brown University and Alumni Chair in Public Humanities and Professor of History and of Women’s and Gender Studies at Simmons University in Boston.
Ceremonial wreath laying at the grave market of Judith Winsor Smith.
Take a quick walk at Mayflower Cemetery to view other Suffragist graves, marked with a white carnation by the DRHS (map provided).
Reception with light food offerings, generously hosted by First Parish Church.