New York State Women's History

Dr. Spring's Old Brick Church ...A NYS Women's History Site
Franklin Square New York NY

Type: Church

Category/Significance: women's rights; temperance

Site of the World Temperance Convention where female delegates were spurned by many male delegates and caused a major dispruption. When Susan B. Anthony was recommended as a member of the business committee, the words of ECS, "The war commenced in earnest."

GPS: 40.700227,-73.6761029 Location Map

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