Long Island and the Woman Suffrage Movement

Home to the Long Island Woman Suffrage Association, Incorporated

Welcome to my page devoted to the study and celebration of the woman suffrage movement on Long Island and throughout the nation.

This page is  also the home of the Long Island Woman Suffrage Association, Inc., formed to coordinate celebration of the centennial of New York women winning the vote in 2017with the national celebration of the centennial of the passage of the 19th Amendment in 2020.  We hope you will join us in these celebrations; keep checking back to see our progress and plans. Click on “Posts,” or subscribe to get the latest news.

In the meantime, please browse the site, check on the latest posts, feel free to make suggestions and comments, and do scroll through the list Helpful Links that offers a treasure trove of information about the history of the movement, and what’s going on in celebration of its history today.


Antonia Petrash


LI Suffrage cover

Photo #32 NYC suffrage parade

The Long Island Woman Suffrage Association is a 501©3  tax-exempt organization. If you would like to help fund our activities, there is a link below. All donations will be used to fund educational and celebratory activities, and are tax deductible.