The Life of Lucy Stone

The Life of Lucy Stone
This eBook edition of "The Life of Lucy Stone" has been formatted to the highest digital...
The Life of Lucy Stone
Alice Stone Blackwell
This eBook edition of "The Life of Lucy Stone" has been formatted to the highest digital standards and adjusted for readability on all devices. Lucy Stone was a prominent U.S. orator, abolitionist, suffragist, and a vocal advocate and organizer promoting rights for women. In 1847, Stone became the first woman from Massachusetts to earn a college degree. She spoke out for women's rights and against slavery at a time when women were discouraged and prevented from public speaking. Stone was known for using her birth name after marriage, the custom at the time being for women to take their husband's surname. Stone assisted in establishing the Woman's National Loyal League to help pass the Thirteenth Amendment and thereby abolish slavery, after which she helped form the American Woman Suffrage Association (AWSA), which built support for a woman suffrage Constitutional amendment by winning woman suffrage at the state and local levels.
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Artikelnummer:
SW9788027242825110164
Autor:
Alice Stone Blackwell
Wasserzeichen:
ja
Verlag:
Musaicum Books
Seitenzahl:
182
Veröffentlichung:
21.03.2018
ISBN:
9788027242825
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