2020 Fountain Dedication in Seneca Falls, NY .::. FingerLakes1.com

The Fountain dedicating on Wednesday, September 2nd may be temporary, but its placement celebrates the permanent ratification of the 19th Amendment, which guarantees and protects a woman’s constitutional right to vote. In 1848, right here in Seneca Falls, the first women’s rights convention was held and an organized movement was born. What followed was 72 years of lobbying, marching, picketing, and protesting for the right to vote.