• First Wave Statue Exhibit

    Women's Rights

    National Historical Park New York

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People

Postage Stamp
First class postage from 1948 commemorating the First Women's Rights Convention.
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The people who made the First Women's Rights Convention happen and a few of the notable others that came before or later joined them are the focus of this section. Learn about the people who believed that together they could make the United States better for all Americans.

 

Did You Know?

Wesleyan Chapel, site of the First Women's Rights Convention, as it appears today.

Did you know the women's rights movement formally began in the Wesleyan Chapel in Seneca Falls, New York? More...