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The Myth of Seneca Falls
Language: en
Pages: 296
Authors: Lisa Tetrault
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2014-06-15 - Publisher: UNC Press Books

The story of how the women's rights movement began at the Seneca Falls convention of 1848 is a cherished American myth. The standard account credits founders su
The Road to Seneca Falls
Language: en
Pages: 320
Authors: Judith Wellman
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2010-10-01 - Publisher: University of Illinois Press

Feminists from 1848 to the present have rightly viewed the Seneca Falls convention as the birth of the women's rights movement in the United States and beyond.
Finish the Fight!
Language: en
Pages: 147
Authors: Veronica Chambers
Categories: Juvenile Nonfiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-08-18 - Publisher: HarperCollins

A New York Times bestseller! Who was at the forefront of women's right to vote? We know a few famous names, like Susan B. Anthony and Elizabeth Cady Stanton, bu
The Seneca Falls Convention
Language: en
Pages: 130
Authors: Deborah Kent
Categories: Juvenile Nonfiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-07-15 - Publisher: Enslow Publishing, LLC

They were two days that changed the world. The 1848 Seneca Falls Convention was the first of its kind to address the topic of women’s rights. Featuring excerpt
Votes for Women
Language: en
Pages: 305
Authors: Kate Clarke Lemay
Categories: Art
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019-03-26 - Publisher: Princeton University Press

"Marking the centenary of the ratification of the Nineteenth Amendment in 1920, Votes for Women celebrates past efforts while looking toward what actions we mig
The Commemoration of Women in the United States
Language: en
Pages: 200
Authors: Teresa Bergman
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019-05-22 - Publisher: Routledge

The Commemoration of Women in the United States examines the public memorialization of women in the US over the past century, with a particular focus on the lat
Votes for Women
Language: en
Pages: 272
Authors: Jennifer A. Lemak
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017-11-21 - Publisher: State University of New York Press

Chronicles the history of the women’s rights and suffrage movements in New York State and examines the important role the state played in the national suffrag
Here She Is
Language: en
Pages: 290
Authors: Hilary Levey Friedman
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-08-25 - Publisher: Beacon Press

A fresh exploration of American feminist history told through the lens of the beauty pageant world. Many predicted that pageants would disappear by the 21st cen
Radical Friend
Language: en
Pages: 441
Authors: Nancy A. Hewitt
Categories: Biography & Autobiography
Type: BOOK - Published: 2018-03-19 - Publisher: UNC Press Books

A pillar of radical activism in nineteenth-century America, Amy Kirby Post (1802–89) participated in a wide range of movements and labored tirelessly to orche
Men in the American Women’s Rights Movement, 1830–1890
Language: en
Pages: 194
Authors: Hélène Quanquin
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-11-29 - Publisher: Routledge

This book studies male activists in American feminism from the 1830s to the late 19th century, using archival work on personal papers as well as public sources