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The first National Women's Rights Convention held in Worcester, Massachusetts

Paulina Wright Davis, detail
10/23/1850 to 10/24/1850
Organized and presided over by Paulina Wright Davis, the first National Women's Rights Convention was held at the Brinley Hall in Worcester, Massachusetts.  Lucretia Mott, Elizabeth Cady Stanton, and Frederick Douglass as participated at the heavily attended gathering.  (By John Osborne)
Source Citation: 
"More Women's Conventions," Women's Rights National History Park, National Park Service
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