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Why was Elizabeth Cady Stanton Famous how did she become famous?

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2008-09-25 22:39:05

Elizabeth Cady Stanton (November 12, 1815 - October 26,

1902) was an American social activist and leading figure of the

early woman's movement. Her Declaration of Sentiments, presented at

the first women's rights convention held in 1848 in Seneca Falls,

New York, is often credited with initiating the first organized

woman's rights and woman's suffrage movements in the United


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