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Votes for Delaware Women: A Centennial Exhibition (Ongoing Online Exhibit)

February 10 - December 11
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Women Get Things Done: Women’s Activism, 1860-1880 (Ongoing Exhibit)

September 22, 2020 - March 31, 2021
Library Company of Philadelphia, 1314 Locust Street
Philadelphia, PA 19107 United States
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Susan B. Anthony (1820-1906) and Elizabeth Cady Stanton (1815-1902) worked tirelessly for women’s rights, and today they are often cited as the leaders of the woman suffrage movement in 19th-century America. BUT THIS IS NOT THEIR STORY. Instead, this exhibition focuses on other women, and especially women whose stories are not well-known today—many of whom did not … Continue reading "Women Get Things Done: Women’s Activism, 1860-1880 (Ongoing Exhibit)"

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5:30 pm

Debating a Woman’s Place in America, 1860-1880

October 14 @ 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm

Seminar in Three Sessions: September 16, September 30 & October 14 The 19th Amendment forbids denying the right to vote on the basis of sex.  Yet its passage a century ago was less a definitive declaration of women’s equality than it was one episode in a longer history.  This seminar contextualizes this important anniversary by … Continue reading "Debating a Woman’s Place in America, 1860-1880"

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