Continuing the Fight: Lavinia Margaret Engle | WYPR

Continuing the Fight: Lavinia Margaret Engle

Apr 12, 2018

Credit Maryland Women’s Hall of Fame

The ratification of suffrage did not mark the end of the fight for women’s voting rights, according to Lavinia Margaret Engle. Women needed to stay organized to overcome any obstacles they might face in exercising their new right, she believed. So she helped to establish the Maryland League of Women Voters and led the organization for more than a decade.