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Recognition Delayed: The Contributions of African American Suffragists and...

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UIC Richard J. Daley Library

801 South Morgan Street

First Floor conference room

Chicago, IL 60607

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Before and after the program there will be refreshments while attendees can visit staffed tables of organizations in Chicago that promote voting and civic engagement.

Lecture on African American suffragists by Marcia Walker-McWilliams, Executive Director, Black Metropolis Research Consortium lectures.

Panel on why African American suffragist stories matter moderated by Elizabeth Todd Breland, Assoc. Prof. History, UIC between our suffrage history and the women's movement-past and present.

Four panelists: C. Betty Magness, II. Political Director of the Rainbow PUSH Coalition, Asiaha Butler, co-founder & president of the Resident Association of Greater Englewood (R.A.G.E.): Anne Jamieson, President, League of Women Voters, Chicago, and Ibie Hart, Woman's Business Development Manager, Illinois Depart. of Commerce & Economic Opportunity.

Questions and Answers with the audience

Sponsoring organizations: AAUW Chicago, Inc. branch, Vivian G. Harsh Society, and the Working Women's History Project

Please contact us through Jackie Kirley 773 896-3668 or Jackie@wwhpchicago.org

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What are my transportation/parking options for getting to and from the event?

Public transportation:

The Blue Line and various CTA buses service UIC https://www.uic.edu/about/visit-directions

UIC Parking Lots: Most will cost approximately $10.

Parking Lot 5 at 1135 S. Morgan. Open lot. Shortest walk.

Halsted Street Parking garage plus adjacent open lot at 760 W. Taylor

Harrison Street Parking Structure at 1100 W. Harrison

Parking at the Newman Center across from the Library

The Newman Center has generously allowed us free parking in their 20-25 spaces across from Daley Library. We would like these spaces to be available for people with difficulty walking.

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801 South Morgan Street

First Floor conference room

Chicago, IL 60607

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