Votes for Women Centennial Poster | Affiche du centenaire de l’obtention du droit de vote pour les femmes
The PEI Advisory Council on the Status of Women and the PEI Coalition for Women in Government were delighted to unveil a poster to celebrate a 100-year journey of PEI women voting, with art and design by artists Mari Basiletti and JoDee Samuelson. This year, 2022, marked the centennial of non-Indigenous PEI women winning the right to vote.
To request your copy of the 24×36″ poster, please email [email protected] For background information on the poster and each of the images it includes, see below for links to Google slides and a PDF discussion guide.
Votes for Women Centennial Poster
DISCUSSION GUIDE IN ENGLISH: Centennial Poster Discussion Guide (PDF)
Affiche : Votes pour les femmes
DISCUSSION GUIDE IN FRENCH : Centennial Poster Discussion Guide French (PDF)
The poster was launched at an event to mark the centennial in May 2022. The excerpt below is from from the PEI Coalition for Women in Government Facebook page:
The PEI Coalition for Women in Government and the PEI Museum and Heritage Foundation are pleased to host a panel discussion and exhibit on the occasion of the hundredth anniversary of women gaining the right to vote on Prince Edward Island. Livestream Link to the May 7, 2022 event and Panel Discussion: Centennial Celebration of Women Getting the Vote (Note: The event begins at minute 14.25 in the video)
WORKSHEET: Blank poster with white spaces for words and images for the coming 100 years: Centennial Poster Blank