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Right of suffrage

remarks of Hon. Abraham B. Conger, of Rockland County, on the report of the Committee on the Right of Suffrage, delivered in Convention, July 19, 1867

by A. B. Conger

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Published by Weed, Parsons and Co., printers in Albany .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Conger, A. B.,
  • African Americans -- Suffrage -- New York (State) -- Congresses.,
  • Political rights -- New York (State) -- Congresses.,
  • United States -- Politics and government -- 1865-1869.,
  • New York (State) -- Politics and government -- 19th century.

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    Other titlesRemarks of Hon. Abraham B. Conger, of Rockland County, on the report of the Committee on the Right of Suffrage, delivered in Convention, July 19, 1867, Remarks
    Statementreported by Edward F. Underhill.
    GenreCongresses.
    ContributionsUnderhill, Edward F. 1830-1898.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination[379]-391 p. ;
    Number of Pages391
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24130431M
    OCLC/WorldCa469184233

    Representative Jeannette Rankin of Montana was instrumental in creating the House Committee on Woman Suffrage. As a member of the committee, she participated in hearings on the issue. In this hearing she questioned Minnie Bronson, general secretary of the National Association Opposed to Women Suffrage, about her views on other laws and constitutional amendments.   A new children's book by Elisa Boxer celebrates a pivotal moment between a mother and son that led to the passage of the 19th amendment, which granted women the right to vote .

    SUFFRAGE. Suffrage is the right to vote in political matters; the franchise. Suffragists were early members of the women's movements who protested in order to win women the vote. Suffrage is the civil right to vote, or the exercise of that right. It is also called political franchise. Universal suffrage.   By the end of , more than 70 years after the first national woman’s rights convention at Seneca Falls, Congress finally passed a federal women’s suffrage amendment to the .

    The world’s largest collection of books, toys, and movies for parents, teachers, and others dedicated to raising smart, confident, and courageous girls. Suffrage Movement - Women's History - Mighty Girls & Women - Books | A Mighty Girl. The struggle to achieve equal rights for women is often thought to have begun, in the English-speaking world, with the publication of Mary Wollstonecraft's A Vindication of the Rights of Woman (). During the 19th century, as male suffrage was gradually extended in many countries, women became increasingly active in the quest for their own suffrage.


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