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Susan B. Anthony

 
 
Susan B. Anthony Marker image. Click for full size.
By Anton Schwarzmueller, March 22, 2018
1. Susan B. Anthony Marker
Inscription.  
Susan B. Anthony
1820-1906
Leader in the movement for
women's political, social, economic,
and education rights. Proposed
the 19th amendment to the
United States Constitution.

 
Erected by University of Rochester & the Friends of Mt. Hope Cemetery.
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Civil RightsGovernment & PoliticsWomen.
 
Location. 43° 8.035′ N, 77° 36.943′ W. Marker is in Rochester, New York, in Monroe County. Marker can be reached from Mount Hope Road (New York State Route 15). Marker is in Mount Hope Cemetery. Enter the north cemetery gate, ascend the steep road on the left, then turn left. The marker will be a bit farther on the right. If roads are slippery, or the north gate is locked, attempting to reach the marker could be hazardous or impossible. The north gate is nearly opposite Robinson Drive. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1133 Mount Hope Road, Rochester NY 14620, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker.
Susan B. Anthony Marker image. Click for full size.
By Anton Schwarzmueller, March 22, 2018
2. Susan B. Anthony Marker
There is a small wooden sign several paces behind the marker. It directs visitors to the right to reach her gravesite.
Frederick Douglass (approx. 0.2 miles away); Nursery Office (approx. ¼ mile away); Camp Fitz-John Porter (approx. ¼ mile away); Highland Park (approx. 0.4 miles away); Trophy Cannon (approx. 0.4 miles away); Douglass Home (approx. 0.4 miles away); Frederick Douglass Home Site (approx. 0.4 miles away); Rochester Water Works (approx. half a mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Rochester.
 
More about this marker. From the marker, proceed to the gravesite afoot.
 
Also see . . .  Susan B. Anthony - Wikipedia. (Submitted on March 22, 2018, by Anton Schwarzmueller of Wilson, New York.)
 
Susan B. Anthony Grave image. Click for full size.
By Anton Schwarzmueller, March 22, 2018
3. Susan B. Anthony Grave
The modest headstone may be difficult to spot. Look for adornments left by prior visitors. The Anthony family plot appears to have the tallest monument on the path.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on March 23, 2018. It was originally submitted on March 22, 2018, by Anton Schwarzmueller of Wilson, New York. This page has been viewed 113 times since then and 25 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on March 22, 2018, by Anton Schwarzmueller of Wilson, New York.
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