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Tavern Talk and Tour

August 18 @ 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm

Presenter: Pat Turlington

Maryland Women Suffrage Movement

In celebration of the ratification of the 19th amendment that gave women the right to vote (August 18, 1920), join local history interpreter, Pat Turlington, for an inspirational presentation about the achievements of several notable Maryland women as they traveled the road to suffrage.

Pat Turlington began her tour guiding journey with Three Centuries Tours.  And now, she has been with Watermark Tours for over 30 years. Within those years, she volunteered in the State House for several years giving tours. For the past 15 years she has been a Paca Garden docent, volunteer for Hogshead and participant in living history for Historic Annapolis. In 2017, she received the Interpreter of the Year Award. She is looking forward to sharing the story of what was expected of women in society and the strength of the women making their  mark with her-story in 1910-1920.

Cost $25 per person which includes a tour of the Inn.

Light refreshments will be served.


Historic Rising Sun Inn
1090 General’s Highway
Crownsville, MD 21032 United States
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