Christmas Day 100 years ago in Washington, DC: honoring Inez Milholland!

One hundred years ago on Christmas Day, Washington, DC geared up for a memorial service for Inez Milholland, the nation’s suffrage martyr. Photos are of the procession in the nation’s capitol on December 25, 1916.

John Tepper Marlin, a family relative, reflects on Inez Milholland in a terrific opinion piece from a NYS newspaper.

Check out the highlights of what happened on Xmas Day 100 years ago.

Photos are of the Inez Milholland memorial service on Christmas Day 100 years ago.

Follow to find out if Obama acts on the nomination of Inez for a presidential citizens medal before he leaves office in 2017.

Highlights of the memorial service for Inez 100 years ago! Audio from Librivox.


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