Port Washington Historical Society


Event Details


New Exhibit at the PWHS Resource Center

Resource Center
June 29th at 1:00 pm
"We Stand on their Shoulders: A History of Wisconsin Women and Voting" explores the moment when women in Wisconsin gained political rights and highlights a few key leaders. Covering the ratification of the 19th amendment, 1921 Wisconsin Equal Rights Act, 1924 Indian Citizenship Act, and 1965 Voting Rights Act, the eight panel display shares the important story of women's quest for political rights and recognition through quotes, photography and  timelines of events.  This exhibit will be displayed from June 29 - Jul 12 at the Port Washington Historical Society located at 205 N. Franklin Street.

About the Resource Center

June through October
Monday - 1:00 PM - 4 PM
Thursday - 1:00 PM - 4 PM
Friday - 1:00 PM – 4:00 PM
Saturday - 10:00 AM – 2:00 PM

November through May
Monday and Thursday 1PM - 4 PM
No Admission Fee
Mailing Address:
  • Port Washington Historical Society
  • P.O. Box 491
  • Port Washington, WI 53074
Phone: 262-284-2406