The first convention ever called to discuss the civil and political rights of women, Seneca Falls, N.Y., July 19, 20, 1848

The first convention ever called to discuss the civil and political rights of women, Seneca Falls, N.Y., July 19, 20, 1848

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Caption title. “This call was published in the Seneca County courier, July 14, 1848, without any signatures. The movers of this convention, who drafted the call, the declaration and resolutions were Elizabeth Cady Stanton, Lucretia Mott, Martha C. Wright, Mary Ann McClintock, and Jane C. Hunt”–Footnote. Includes p. [1] first and closing paragraphs of Mrs. Stanton’s address. Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site. Excerpt from the Seneca Falls Declaration of Sentiments.

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