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Lucretia Mott 225 Year Anniversary

June 9 @ 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm

“Lucretia Mott at Seneca Falls: Religion, Race, and Women’s Rights.”

 

Remembering Lucretia Mott225 years old this year, powerful abolitionist and grandmother of the women’s movement.

She and McLintock, two of five organizers of the 1848 Seneca Falls Conferences the Rights of Women are buried at Fairhill.

We’ll gather to discuss Mott, McLintock, and all those involved in the women’s movement.

 

1:00  pm   Gather at Lucretia’s grave at the Fair His Burial Ground
1:15  pm   Talk by Carol Faulkner at the former Fairhill Friends Meetinghouse, now St. John’s Memorial 924 Cambria St.

 

About the speaker:

Carol Faulkner is a Professor of History at Syracuse University. She is the author of “Lucretia Mott’s Heresy: Abolition and Women’s Rights in Nineteenth-Century America” and co-editor of “Lucretia Mott Speaks: The Essential Speeches and Sermons” and “The Selected Letters of Lucretia Coffin Mott.”

Details

Date:
June 9
Time:
1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
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Organizer

Historic Fair Hill
Phone:
215) 870-8348
Email:
info@historicfairhill.com

Venue

Historic Fair Hill
2901 Germantown Avenue
Philadelphia, PA 19133 United States
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Phone:
215-870-8348