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Anthony, Susan B. (1820-1906) to Campbell

Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC05178 Author/Creator: Anthony, Susan B. (1820-1906) Place Written: New York, New York Type: Autograph letter signed Date: 17 November 1868 Pagination: 1

Summary of Content: Regarding a petition to Congress for women's suffrage. Written on "The Revolution" printed stationery, listing their platform. Written at the time when New York state was revising its Constitution (the revisions were rejected).

People: Anthony, Susan Brownell, 1820-1906.

Historical Era: Civil War and Reconstruction, 1861-1877

Keywords/Subjects: Woman Author, Women's History, Suffrage, Petition, Congress, State Constitution, Politics, Reform Movement, Civil Rights

Sub Era: Reconstruction