Links: Women's Rights Movement

 

  • Matilda Joslyn Gage
    Gage was a 19th century feminist theorist and activist, author, historian of women, abolitionist, and lecturer. Site includes information on her life and times, speeches, excerpts from her writings, biographies of her contemporaries.
    URL: www.pinn.net/~sunshine/gage/mjg.html
  • Worcester Women’s History Project
    the first national convention called to discuss women’s rights was held in Worcester, Massachusetts, in 1850. Read proceedings of the convention, newspaper accounts, and participants’ critique of the meeting. Also participants’ ensuing discussion of women’s rights plus various and changing biographies of activists.
    URL: worcesterwomen.com