The first Woman's Rights Convention held in New York

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The convention called for women's suffrage. Only two participants lived to see the 19th amendment to the Constitution, granting women the right to vote.

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Editors. "The first Woman's Rights Convention held in New York". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 March 2010
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