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Oakland Local: Photos of Women’s Suffrage Centennial Celebration

October 3, 2011 | 2:18 pm

Oakland Local: Photos of Women’s Suffrage Centennial Celebration

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The shores of Lake Merritt were the site of a celebration this Sunday that marked 100 years since California gave women the right to vote, 9 years earlier than the 19th Amendment granted women suffrage nationwide. Oakland Local was there and captured some photos of the spirited gathering (hat lovers take note — lots of […]

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