Women's Suffrage by Olivia Persaile

Women's Suffrage by Olivia Persaile

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10th period social studies

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  • 1848 - Seneca Falls Convention
  • The Declaration of Sentiments is supporting women's equality and the right to vote!
  • That man over there says that women need to be helped into carriages, and lifted over ditches, and to have the best place everywhere.
  • 1852 - AIN'T I A WOMAN? 
  • Nobody ever helps me into carriages, or over mud-puddles, or gives me any best place!
  • 1869 - National Woman Suffrage Association 
  • Welcome to the first meeting of the National Woman Suffrage Association!! This is our chance to reform women's rights!!!
  • The first women's rights convention is held in Seneca Falls, New York. Eventually, 68 women and 32 men signed the Declaration of Sentiments, which called for equal treatment and voting rights for women. 
  • 1872 - Susan B. Anthony arrested
  • In May 1851, Sojourner Truth attended the Women's Rights Convention in Akron, Ohio where she delivered a powerful speech called "Ain't I A Woman?"
  • April 2, 1917: First woman in Congress
  • I am very proud to be the first woman in congress!
  • Susan B. Anthony and Elizabeth Cady Stanton formed the National Woman Suffrage Association. The main priority of the association is to achieve voting rights for women.
  • August 26 1920 - The 19th Amendment 
  • In 1872, Susan B. Anthony was arrested for voting illegally in the presidential election. 
  • Jeannette Rankin of Montana is seated in the U.S. House of Representatives, making her the first woman elected to Congress. 
  • On August 26 1920, The 19th Amendment was signed, giving all women the right to vote!!!
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