Women whose efforts have often been ignored in telling the story of America.
Susan B. Anthony
It was the first only woman convention, it was advertised to discuss the social, civil, and religious condition of rights of women. Elizabeth Cady Stanton along with Lucretia Mott were leading figures of the early womens rights movement. Mott helped write the Declaration of Sentiments.
Sojourner Truth (born isabella Baumfree) was a African American Abolitionist and womens rights activist best known for her speach on racial inequalities, " I Ain't A Woman?"
was an American writer, lecturer and abolitionist who was a leading figure in the women's voting rights movement.
to the Constitution of the United States provides men and women with equal voting rights(1920)
Women also wanted to be equal as men, not only with voting but with working and being independent as well.