New York State Women's History

Corinthian Hall ...A NYS Women's History Site
Susan B. Anthony
State St Rochester NY 14614

Type: Public Hall

Category/Significance: women's rights; abolitionism; suffrage; temperance

Site of NYS Temperance Convention where Susan B. Anthony gave the opening speech. Also Eliz. Cady Stanton, R. B. Degarmo, and other major players in the Women's Right's Movement in attendance. Formation of the Women's New York State Temperance Society for which ECS was elected President and promoted her then radical ideas on divorce.

GPS: 43.156594,-77.6120982 Location Map

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