1853 : Amelia Bloomer Lectures on Women’s Rights at Detroit’s Firemen’s Hall

October 13, 2018 all-day

Amelia Bloomer

On October 13, 1853, Amelia Bloomer, originator of Bloomer undergarments, lectured at Detroit’s Firemen’s Hall on the subject of “Women’s Rights.”

Source: Mich-Again’s Day

For more information about Amelia Bloomer, see “Amelia Bloomer : Women’s Rights Activist, Publisher, Journalist (1818–1894)”, Bio

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