New York State Women's History

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

Type: Public Hall

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

Site of the 1858 New York State Women's Rights Convention, chaired by Samuel J. May. Convention resolutions were designed to bring the subject of women's legal and civil disabilities before the Legislature of New York. 13.000 signatures were gathered towards this purpose.

GPS: 43.156594,-77.6120982 Location Map

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