Voting Down the Rose: Florence Brooks Whitehouse and Maine’s Fight for Woman Suffrage
Voting Down the Rose is a lively account of Maine native Florence Brooks Whitehouse’s efforts to win women voting rights in the decisive final years of the campaign, 1914-1920. Presenter Anne B. Gass is Florence Brooks Whitehouse’s great-granddaughter and will be joining us via Zoom to speak about the work of her great-grandmother and about the journey to women’s suffrage in Maine. This is a free event is sponsored by the Maine Public Library Fund. For a Zoom invitation please contact Stefanie Claydon at email@example.com or call the library at 207-646-8181.