From Abolitionist to Suffragist: The 1840 World Anti-Slavery Society Convention and Women’s Suffrage
How did the abolitionist movement inspire the women’s suffrage movement? In this episode of BRIdge From The Past, Mary examines Benjamin Robert Haydon’s 1841 painting “The Anti-Slavery Society Convention.” Held in 1840, more than 300 people, mostly from Britain and the United States, attended the World Anti-Slavery Convention in London, including Elizabeth Cady Stanton and Lucretia Mott. What troubles arose for these women when trying to attend this abolitionist convention? How did the events of this convention lead to both an end of slavery in the United States and a beginning of suffrage for women?
Elizabeth Cady Stanton and the Struggle for Women’s Suffrage
How did Elizabeth Cady Stanton help win female suffrage?
Elizabeth Cady Stanton and the Stronghold of the Fortress | BRI’s Homework Help Series
In this Homework Help Narrative, learn about the courage and determination of Elizabeth Cady Stanton and the origins of the Seneca Falls Convention of 1848.
Alice Paul and the Struggle for Women’s Suffrage
How did Alice Paul fight for equality of the sexes?