• First Wave Statue Exhibit

    Women's Rights

    National Historical Park New York

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    Beginning on December 30, 2013 the park will be closed on Mondays and Tuesdays. The park will be open Wednesday-Sunday from 9 am to 5 pm

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?

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Did you know that Amelia Bloomer (for whom the outfit was named) edited the first newspaper for women? More...