The destructive male

Susan B. Anthony and Elizabeth Cady Stanton

By PhebeB
  • Seneca Falls

    Elizabeth Cady Stanton held the famous Seneca Falls Convention in July of 1848. At this meeting, the attendees drew up its “Declaration of Sentiments” and took the lead in proposing that women should be granted the right to vote.
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    Susan B Anthony and Elizabeth Cady Stanton

    These two amazing women and their friendship changed the women's suffrage movemement of the 20th century and the United States of America today.
  • Joining For A Lifetime

    Anthony's acquaintance with Elizabeth Cady Stanton, led her to join the women's rights movement. Soon afterward she dedicated her life to women's suffrage.
  • Women's Loyal National League

    Stanton and Anthony organized the Women's Loyal National League and gathered 300,000 signatures on a petition demanding that the Senate abolish slavery by a constitutional amendment.
  • The Revolution

    Stanton and Anthony began publishing the Revolution, a newspaper written for women's suffrage.
  • NWSA

    National Woman Suffrage Association was founded by Anthony and Stanton with Elizabeth Cady Stanton as president.
  • Arrested

    Anthony was arrested in Rochester in 1872 for voting. Her lawyer paid her bail, keeping the case from the Supreme Court. At her trial in 1873 the judge fined her $100, but did not imprison her when she refused to pay, therefore denying her chance to appeal.
  • Declaration And Protest

    Stanton writes a Declaration and Protest of the Women of the United States to be read at the centennial celebration in Philadelphia. When the request to present the Declaration is denied, Anthony and four other women charge the speakers' rostrum and thrust the document into the hands of Vice-President Thomas W. Ferry.