Suffragists

National Women's Hall of Fame works to recognize under-represented women

A virtual ceremony hosted by the National Women's Hall of Fame Thursday night honored six women for their pioneering efforts toward equality.
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Fri, 12/11/2020 - 5:25am
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Expectation for big crowds at Susan B. Anthony's gravesite on Tuesday

City of Rochester officials are anticipating big crowds at Mount Hope Cemetery on Tuesday, with the potential for thousands of people paying respects to...
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Tue, 11/03/2020 - 10:47am
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Finding those who were part of New York's suffrage movement is easier

There’s a local effort to help more people learn about New York state’s deep connection to the women’s suffrage movement and encourage more...
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Mon, 08/31/2020 - 7:18am
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Trump pardon of Susan B. Anthony not welcomed by area leaders

A pardon from President Donald Trump on Tuesday on behalf of famed suffragist Susan B. Anthony is being criticized in the city where she lived for many...
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Tue, 08/18/2020 - 3:53pm
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Mt. Rushmore to feature projections of key women in the suffrage movement

While President Donald Trump is scheduled to visit Mount Rushmore as part of an Independence Day celebration later this week, plans are underway for...
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Wed, 07/01/2020 - 3:46am
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100 years ago Haudenosaunee women influenced suffragists

Three prominent U.S. feminists in the 1800s -- Elizabeth Cady Stanton, Matilda Joslyn Gage, and Lucretia Mott -- learned what women's equality could...
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Tue, 03/31/2020 - 7:17am
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Rochester represented by suffragist-themed float in the Rose Parade

The annual Rose Parade in Pasadena, California included a connection to Rochester on New Year’s Day. Members of the Susan B. Anthony Museum & House...
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Wed, 01/01/2020 - 1:55pm
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LISTEN: Erie Canal tugboat named in honor of suffrage leader Cady Stanton

The newest in the fleet of tugboats on the Erie Canal was christened Friday in honor of women’s suffrage leader Elizabeth Cady Stanton. In the 19 th...
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Fri, 05/17/2019 - 8:41am
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