• First Wave Statue Exhibit

    Women's Rights

    National Historical Park New York

Notable Women's Rights Leaders

When Susan B. Anthony met Elizabeth Cady Stanton Statue

"When Anthony Met Stanton" is a bronze statue of the May 1851 introduction of Susan B. Anthony to Elizabeth Cady Stanton by Amelia Bloomer.

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There were many men and women who were involved, committed, and influential to the women's rights movement who did not attend the First Women's Rights Convention. This section highlights a few of the notable women's rights leaders in history.

Did You Know?

Statues in the lobby of the visitor center

Did you know that many women's rights reformers were also abolitionists, and that the writers of the Declaration of Sentiments borrowed phrases and ideas from the antislavery movement? More...