On the 10th of December, 1869, Wyoming became the first US state
to extend the vote to women.
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5134Women in the territory of Wyoming are given the right to vote2Short Notes are intended to give basic and preliminary information on a topic. In some cases they will be expanded into longer entries as the Literary Encyclopedia evolves.
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