By One Vote: Woman Suffrage in the South

By One Vote: Woman Suffrage in the South

By One Vote: Woman Suffrage in the South

Special | 54m 33s

"By One Vote" charts Tennessee's deciding vote for the 19th Amendment.

In August 1920 in Nashville, Tennessee legislators cast the deciding vote to ratify the 19th Amendment, thus giving women in the United States the right to vote. Narrated by Rosanne Cash, "By One Vote: Woman Suffrage in the South" chronicles events leading up to that turbulent, nail-biting showdown.

By One Vote: Woman Suffrage in the South