New York State Women's History

Fossenvue/Queen's Castle ...A NYS Women's History Site
Anne Fitzhugh Miller
Fassett Point/Caywood Point North Hector NY

Type: Camp

Category/Significance: women's rights; suffrage

Camp founded by Anne and Jane Ver Planck. Anne Miller daughter of Eliz. Smith Miller emerged as a spokesperson for the suffrage cause at the NYS Constitutional Convention, held in 1894. There, she gave a speech advocating women’s suffrage. She attended most state suffrage conventions from that time on until her death, and was regarded as one of Ontario County’s leading suffragists. She and like-minded friends spent a month each summer (1875, 1881-85, 1890-1901). at Queen's Castle built 1899. ...learn more>>

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