New York State Women's History

Seymour-Howell House ...A NYS Women's History Site
Mary Seymour Howell
Murry St. Mt. Morris NY

Type: House

Category/Significance: women's rights; suffrage

Promoted women’s rights and women’s suffrage. She was acquainted with many legislators and state officials, and used her influence to advocate for women’s causes. She was also a sought-after speaker, giving speeches before legislative bodies in New York State, and traveling as a suffrage lecturer in many states. Authored a women’s suffrage bill that passed in the New York State Assembly(1892) ...learn more>>

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