New York State Women's History

Corinthian Hall ...A NYS Women's History Site
Rochester NY 14614

Type: Public Hall

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

Site of the first Women's State Temperance Society, where noted in the "Rochester Advertiser", "There are several of the notabilities of the Women's Rights cause present and a fair sprinkling of Bloomers is scatterd throughout the audience." ECS speech clarifies the issue of temperance as intrinsically linked with Women's rights.

GPS: 43.156594,-77.6120982 Location Map

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