New York State Women's History

Biddlecom-Sweet House ...A NYS Women's History Site
Emma Biddlecom Sweet
28 Harper St. (1930) Rochester NY 14607

Type: House

Category/Significance: women's rights; suffrage; professions (executive assistant)

She was a cousin of Susan B. Anthony, and is best known as Anthony’s secretary during the last years of the famous suffragist’s life. Accompanied Anthony on her travels to California to work on the suffrage campaign. Traveled abroad to Europe to attend women’s suffrage conventions. Held various offices in Rochester’s Political Equality Club & Monroe County Woman Suffrage Party. Honorary Pres. Rochester League of Women Voters. ...learn more>>

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