• First Wave Statue Exhibit

    Women's Rights

    National Historical Park New York

Women's Rights Activists Before 1800

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Abigail Smith Adams

Library of Congress

Abigail Adams, Judith Sargent Murray, and Mary Wollstonecraft were early advocates of women's rights.

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...