• First Wave Statue Exhibit

    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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Elizabeth Cady Stanton

Did you know that Elizabeth Cady Stanton was one of the organizers of the 1848 Seneca Falls First Women's Rights Convention? She gave her most famous speech in 1892. Read it now. More...