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The Nineteenth Amendment: Women's Suffrage (Lafayette)

Introduction and Information

Name: Ida Bell Wells-Barnett
Date of Birth: July 16, 1862
Date of Death: March 25, 1931
Place of Birth: Holly Springs, Mississippi
Place of Death: Chicago, Illinois

The way to right wrongs is to turn the light of truth upon them.

Ida B. Wells

Ida B. Wells-Barnett

Ida B. Wells-Barnett

National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution

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