Marker Logo HMdb.org THE HISTORICAL
MARKER DATABASE
“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
Alfred in Allegany County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Votes for Women

Road to the 19th Amendment

 
 
Votes for Women Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bruce Kelly, April 26, 2021
1. Votes for Women Marker
Inscription.  Abigail Allen, 1824-1902. Early suffragist, reformer, & Alfred University educator declared "Be radical, radical to the core” in 1873 speech
 
Erected 2020 by William G. Pomeroy Foundation. (Marker Number 58.)
 
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Civil RightsWomen. In addition, it is included in the National Votes for Women Trail 🗳️, the William G. Pomeroy Foundation, and the Women's Suffrage 🗳️ series lists. A significant historical year for this entry is 1873.
 
Location. 42° 15.252′ N, 77° 47.412′ W. Marker is in Alfred, New York, in Allegany County. Marker is on North Main Street just north of Saxon Drive, on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 7 N Main St, Alfred NY 14802, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 9 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Firemen's Hall (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); This Statue of King Alfred The Great (about 600 feet away); Alumni Hall, Alfred University (about 800 feet away); The Robert R. McComsey Career Development Center at the Allen-Steinheim Museum
Votes for Women Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bruce Kelly, April 26, 2021
2. Votes for Women Marker
Looking southward on N Main St, Alfred, NY
Click or scan to see
this page online
(approx. 0.2 miles away); Baker's Bridge (approx. 1.9 miles away); Early Cemetery (approx. 7.9 miles away); Hornellsville Veterans Memorial (approx. 8.3 miles away); Anna Cadogan Etz (approx. 8˝ miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Alfred.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on April 27, 2021. It was originally submitted on April 26, 2021, by Bruce Kelly of Perry, New York. This page has been viewed 42 times since then. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on April 26, 2021, by Bruce Kelly of Perry, New York. • Devry Becker Jones was the editor who published this page.

Share This Page.  
Share on Tumblr
m=171918

Paid Advertisement
May. 14, 2021