• First Wave Statue Exhibit

    Women's Rights

    National Historical Park New York

Organizers of the First Women's Rights Convention

On July 9, 1848 five women met in Waterloo, New York at the home of Jane and Richard Hunt. That day Elizabeth Cady Stanton, Lucretia Mott, Martha Wright, and Mary Ann M'Clintock joined Jane Hunt in planning the First Women's Rights Convention.

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Waterwall with the Declaration of Sentiments

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