On this week’s episode of DPA-TV, Host and DPA Staff Writer Ashley Copeland talks to Tyler Boyd - the great grand nephew of Harry T. Burn - the Niota man famous for casting the deciding vote to ratify the 19th Amendment to the U.S. Constitution which gave women the right to vote. On Aug. 5, Boyd’s book “Tennessee Statesman Harry T. Burn: Woman Suffrage, Free Elections, and a Life of Service” was released. This episode is posted in two parts.

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