1870 : Susan B. Anthony Demands Right to Vote In Detroit

November 29, 2020 all-day

Speaking at the Northwestern Woman’s Suffrage Association in Detroit on November 29, 1870, Susan B. Anthony shared her ideas on woman suffrage, her reasons for demanding it, the abuses women suffer for lacking it.

The Democrats of Wyoming first granted the privilege and she hoped that Democracy all across the country would follow suit.

“Woman”, Detroit Free Press, November 30, 1870, column three.

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