American suffragist movement

  • world anti-slave convention

    world anti-slave convention
    women barred from participing in the meeting
  • first women rights

    three hundred people attend the first womens rights
  • the civil war

    suffrage efforts nearly come to a complete halt as women put their enfranchisement aside and pitch in for the war effort
  • travel to kansas

    after months of camping, suffragist are defeated on the fall ballot
  • the 14 admendment

    the amendment specifies the word ''male'' officially excluding womens suffrage.
  • the national and american associations

    staton becomes the new organizations first president
  • the 15 amendment

    although its gender-neutral language appers to grant woman the vote, woman who go to the polls to test the amendment turned away