20 Jan Happy Birthday Blog – Harriot Stanton Blatch
Born a mere 8 years after the infamous women’s rights convention led in part by her mother in Seneca Falls, New York, Harriot Stanton Blatch really had little choice but to follow in her mother’s suffragist footsteps. Similar to her compatriot Alice Paul, Stanton Blatch acquired much needed skills in organizing from a trip to England. Learn more about her role in the suffrage movement with this PBS video:
Join us in celebrating Harriot today and her longstanding legacy in fighting for women’s rights!