Johnstown in Fulton County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Elizabeth Cady Stanton & Susan B. Anthony
1815 - 1902 1820 - 1906
During the year 1884 Stanton and Anthony lived right here in Johnstown to write Volume III of their documentary.
Mrs. Stanton lived with her sisters in the old family home; and Susan Anthony was only a block away, where she boarded at Mrs. Henry's house.
Before you is Mrs. Henry's House, and in it the same pleasant "Parlor Chamber" where Susan B. Anthony devoted the year 1884 preparing Volume III for The History of Woman Suffrage.
Erected 1997 by Johnstown Historical Society.
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Arts, Letters, Music • Civil Rights • Women. In addition, it is included in the Elizabeth Cady Stanton, and the Susan B. Anthony series lists. A significant historical year for this entry is 1884.
Location. 43° Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 9 South William Street, Johnstown NY 12095, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Matthias B. Hildreth (within shouting distance of this marker); Colonial Court House (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Tryon County Courthouse (about 400 feet away); Johnson Hall - 1763 (about 400 feet away); Suffrage Pioneer (about 400 feet away); General Lafayette (about 500 feet away); Lest We Forget (about 500 feet away); Founder of Johnstown (about 500 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Johnstown.
Additional keywords. women's suffrage Women's vote Women's rights
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