Susan B. Anthony

Men, their rights, and nothing more; women, their rights, and nothing less.
Susan B. Anthony

Susan B Anthony

Contributions to woman’s suffrage:

1856  She became the New York state agent for the American Anti-Slavery Society.

1851  She and Elizabeth Stanton founded the New York Women’s State Temperance Society

1863  They founded the Women’s Loyal National League, which collected nearly 400,000 signatures in support of the abolition of slavery.

1866  They initiated the American Equal Rights Association which campaigned for equal rights for both women and African Americans.

1868  They published The Revolution, a women’s rights newspaper.

I869  They founded the National Woman’s Suffrage Association as part of a split in the women’s movement.

1876  Anthony and Stanton began working with Matilda Joselyn Gage to write the six-volume History of Woman Suffrage

1890  They ormed the National American Woman Suffrage Association, a merger of their organization with rival American Woman Suffrage Association.