History Fort Lauderdale will commemorate the 100th anniversary of the ratification of the 19th Amendment with Rightfully Hers, a new pop-up exhibition from the National Archives. The exhibit will run August 3 - 31 in The New River Inn.
Rightfully Hers is organized by the National Archives and Records Administration. In celebration of the 100th anniversary of the 19th Amendment, the National Archives has launched a nationwide initiative and major exhibition that explores the generations-long fight for universal woman suffrage. The exhibition is presented in part by the Women’s Suffrage Centennial Commission and the National Archives Foundation through the generous support of Unilever, Pivotal Ventures, Carl M. Freeman Foundation in honor of Virginia Allen Freeman, AARP, and Denise Gwyn Ferguson.
History Fort Lauderdale is proud to showcase a variety of annual multicultural exhibits highlighting women, African American, Caribbean and Latin artists sharing their views of history. Permanent exhibits include “The Bryans of Fort Lauderdale” which allows guests to experience the story of the City of Fort Lauderdale as told through the pioneer family that shaped its development from an agricultural outpost in 1896 to a bustling city in the 1920s to its current status as a leading Metropolis, “Juliette Lange: A Portrait of a Mezzo Soprano,” a fashion and lifestyle glimpse of the socially prominent Fort Lauderdale resident with a lauded career as a star vocalist of musical comedy, plus “Archaeology of the New River” and a multitude of narratives and photos sharing the history of other founding
Premier Event Photos
Upcoming Events at History Fort Lauderdale
The Art of Tim Forman: Beachscapes at History Fort Lauderdale
at History Fort Lauderdale
History Fort Lauderdale will present “The Art of Tim Forman: Beachscapes” from July 5 – September 27, 2020. Forman’s colorful and impressionist works will be on display at the New River Inn (231 Southwest Second Avenue).