Nashville in Davidson County, Tennessee — The American South (East South Central)
The Hermitage Hotel
has been designated a
This site possesses national significance in commemorating the history of the United States of America
Equal voting rights for women became part of the United States constitution with the 19th amendment in August 1920. The Hermitage Hotel, was the campaign's epicenter in the final weeks leading to victory
National Park Service
United States Department of the Interior
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Architecture • Civil Rights • Industry & Commerce • Women. In addition, it is included in the National Historic Landmarks, and the Women's Suffrage 🗳️ series lists. A significant historical month for this entry is August 1920.
Location. 36° 9.827′ N, 86° 46.935′ W. Marker is in Nashville, Tennessee, in Davidson County. Marker is on 6th Avenue North just south of Union Street, on the right when traveling south. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 231 6th Ave N, Nashville TN 37219, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other Votes for Women (within shouting distance of this marker); War Memorial Auditorium (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); James K. Polk (about 400 feet away); Edwin W. Craig (about 400 feet away); Nashville Sit-ins (about 500 feet away); Sarah Estell (about 500 feet away); Campaign for the Vote (about 500 feet away); Historic Castner Knott Building (about 500 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Nashville.
Credits. This page was last revised on June 9, 2021. It was originally submitted on June 5, 2021, by Darren Jefferson Clay of Duluth, Georgia. This page has been viewed 48 times since then. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on June 5, 2021, by Darren Jefferson Clay of Duluth, Georgia. • Devry Becker Jones was the editor who published this page.