Download Full Text (311 KB)
During the 1910s, area schools hosted debate teams consisting of male and female students. In 1916, the Medina High School's Ladies' Triangular Debating League Society debated the question of short ballots in New York State, a timely subject during the Suffragist movement.
County of Orleans
Village of Medina, Orleans County, Education, Women's History
Public History | United States History
Ballard, Matthew R., "Medina High School Boasted Successful Debating Team in 1910s" (2017). Pioneer Record. 18.