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The Seneca Falls Women’s Rights Convention of 1848 .::. Our Finger Lakes History with Walter Gable

Seneca County Historian Walter Gable takes a comprehensive look at the factors that contributed to the first Women’s Rights Convention being held in Seneca Falls in 1848. Meet the individuals involved and the local and national reaction to the Declaration of Sentiments which was drafted at the convention.