Why was Seneca Falls so important to the Women's Rights Movement in the United States?
In this section from the Draft 2008 Historic Resource Study written for the Park by Dr. Judith Wellman, Historical New York Research Associates, explains.
Recommended Reading List
See a Selected Bibliography to learn more about the women and men of Seneca Falls, as well as those who worked for human rights in other ways and other places.
Women's Rights National Historical Park Administrative History
This Administrative History tells the story of the formation of Women's Rights National Historical Park and subsequent development, covering the period from 1978 until 2011.
Historic Structure Reports
The following Historic Structure Reports examine the historic buildings so important to the work done by the organizers and participants of the First Women's Rights Convention. Some of these files are large, and will take a few minutes to download.