When did Susan B Anthony start working for the cause of women’s suffrage?

Did Susan B. Anthony write the 19th Amendment?

Susan B. … Anthony’s work helped pave the way for the Nineteenth Amendment (1920) to the Constitution, giving women the right to vote. The nineteenth amendment was known as the “Susan B.

What did Susan B. Anthony do in 1890?

In the 1890s Anthony served on the board of trustees of Rochester’s State Industrial School, campaigning for coeducation and equal treatment and opportunity for boys and girls. In the 1890s Anthony raised $50,000 in pledges to ensure the admittance of women to the University of Rochester.

When was the 19th Amendment passed?

The Senate debated what came to be known as the Susan B. Anthony Amendment periodically for more than four decades. Approved by the Senate on June 4, 1919, and ratified in August 1920, the Nineteenth Amendment marked one stage in women’s long fight for political equality.

What is the purpose of Susan B. Anthony’s on women’s right to vote?

Susan B. Anthony, a woman who was arrested for illegally voting in the president election of 1872, in her “On Women’s Right to Vote” speech, argues that women deserve to be treated as citizens of America and be able to vote and have all the rights that white males in America have.

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