It seems like voting in the election is all anyone is talking about today. From social media to in-person conversations, I feel like I haven’t discussed anything but politics. As Americans go to the polls today to cast their vote, I think it’s important to remember that women didn’t always have this right. We weren’t allowed to vote until the passing of the 19th Amendment in 1920, and that only came after the hard work and endless dedication of many important individuals. Whether you choose to vote today or not, we should all be thankful that we at least have the choice. Here are 10 powerful pictures of women voting over the years.
[via New York Magazine]
Check out more of this gallery on NYMag.com!