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    Women's Rights

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Abby Kelley Foster

Abby Kelley Foster

Abby Kelley Foster

Library of Congress

Abby Kelley Foster's life as an anti-slavery activist is a common strand woven through the story of the First Women's Rights Convention. She may not have attended, but her influence on the organizers is clear.

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