In July of 1848, hundreds of women and men met at the Wesleyan Chapel in Seneca Falls, NY for the first women’s rights convention in the United States. Organized by women, many consider the Seneca Falls Convention to be the event that started the women’s rights movement in America.
Elizabeth Cady Stanton – a leading advocate for women’s rights and one of the convention’s organizers – presented to attendees the Declaration of Sentiments and Grievances, modeled closely on the Declaration of Independence. Stanton added “women” to its preamble proclaiming: “We hold these truths to be self-evident – that all men AND WOMEN are created equal…” She went on to describe the injustices and inequities faced by American women and urged them to organize and fight for equality.
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The United States presidential election on November 2, 1920 was the first election in which American women had the right to vote since the ratification of the 19th amendment on August 18, 1920. Achieving this milestone was a long and arduous struggle.Beginning in the 1800s, women organized,...
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From 1872 to 1883, Emily Warren Roebling oversaw one of the greatest engineering triumphs in history - the construction of the Brooklyn Bridge. In 1869, Emily’s father-in-law, John A. Roebling, took on the immense task of constructing a bridge that would connect Brooklyn to New...