A few year later women win the right to vote in provincial elections in Manitoba,Saskatchewan, and Alberta years had passed when finally Canadian women win the right to vote in federal elections over the age of 21. *Asian,black and first nations people are not aloud to vote*
Contrabands at Headquarters of General Lafayette, American Civil War - fugitive slaves, cooks, laundresses, laborers, railroad repair crews, etc. fled to the Union Army but were not officially freed until 1863 by the Emancipation Proclamation.
This Day in History: Jan 16, 1919: Prohibition takes effect in the US http://dingeengoete.blogspot.com/ http://msnbcmedia4.msn.com/j/MSNBC/Components/Photo/_new/081203-prohibition-hmed-630a.grid-6x2.jpg