• First Wave Statue Exhibit

    Women's Rights

    National Historical Park New York

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park visitor center and Wesleyan Chapel drawing

A drawing of the park visitor center and Wesleyan Chapel

The First Women's Rights Convention was held in the Wesleyan Chapel in Seneca Falls.

Three of the organizers lived nearby. Elizabeth Cady Stanton lived in Seneca Falls; Mary Ann M'Clintock and Jane Hunt lived in Waterloo.

 

Did You Know?

Lucretia Mott

Did you know when the announcement for the First Women's Rights Convention was printed in the newspaper, Lucretia Mott was the only organizer named? More...