Michael Nelson

Michael Nelson is contributing editor and columnist for The Daily Memphian, the political analyst for WMC-TV, and the Fulmer professor of political science at Rhodes College. His latest books are “Trump: The First Two Years” and “The American Presidency: Origins and Development, 1776-2018.”

Nelson: Led by Memphians, Tennessee ratified woman suffrage. Here’s why that matters

By Updated: August 14, 2019 6:12 PM CT | Published: August 13, 2019 4:00 AM CT Op-Ed

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19th Amendment E.H. Crump Tennessee Legislature

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