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Posted on 03/19/2008


Photo taken on August  1, 1920



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They Were The Very First African American Women to vote in the State of Virginia in 1920

They Were The Very First African American Women to vote in the State of Virginia in 1920
They were the first Black women in Ettrick, Virginia to vote in 1920 were all members of the Virginia State University faculty. [Virginia Historical Society]

Left to right front: Mary Branch, Anna Lindsay, Edna Colson, Edwina Wright, Johnella Frazer (Jackson), and Nannie Nichols. Back row left to right: Eva Conner, Evie Carpenter (Spencer), and Odelle Green.

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