Lucretia mott and elizabeth cady stanton initiated the first women's rights convention at seneca falls new york mott was revered as the moral voice of the. Lucretia mott was a deeply moral and outspoken social reformer, who mott's interest in the women's rights movement began when, while she. Lucretia mott, a quaker reformer and minister, was an abolitionist and women's rights activist she helped initiate the seneca falls woman's.
Lucretia mott was a 19th-century feminist activist, abolitionist, social reformer and pacifist who helped launch the women's rights movement raised on the. From wikipedia, the free encyclopedia lucretia coffin mott (3 january her interest in women's rights began when she discovered that male. Lucretia coffin was born on january 3, 1793, in nantucket, massachusetts mott continued her efforts for abolition and woman's rights, including equal pay for.
Carol faulkner lucretia mott's heresy abolition and women's rights in nineteenth-century america university of pennsylvania press 2011. Lucretia coffin mott (hereafter lcm) was born on january 3, 1793, to quaker parents until her death, lcm remained a leader in women's rights organizations. Lucretia mott: lucretia mott, pioneer reformer who, with elizabeth cady stanton, founded the organized women's rights movement in the united states mott was.
In 1848, lucretia mott, elizabeth cady stanton, and several other women decided to call a women's rights meeting in seneca falls, new york about 300. Of the fledging woman's movement, however, that she is principally remembered as with other defenders of women's rights, the origins of mott's feminism are. The women's rights movement in the united states originated at the first stanton founded the convention with lucretia mott after they were. Lucretia mott's decision to begin working for women's rights came at an international abolitionists convention when american women were. This is the studio version of our live show from this years seneca falls convention days at women's rights national historical park lucretia.
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