McMillen, Sally Gregory, 1944-

Seneca Falls and the origins of the women's rights movement / by Sally McMillen. - New York : Oxford University Press, 2008. - x, 310 p. : ports. ; 25 cm. - Pivotal moments in American history . - Pivotal moments in American history. .

Includes bibliographical references (p. 251-295) and index.

Separate spheres : law, faith, tradition -- Fashioning a better world -- Seneca Falls -- The women's movement begins, 1850-1860 -- War, disillusionment, division -- Friction and reunification, 1870-1890 -- Epilogue : "Make the world better" -- Appendix A: Declaration of Rights and Sentiments -- Appendix B: "Solitude of Self" / Elizabeth Cady Stanton : address delivered by Mrs. Stanton before the Committee of the Judiciary, U.S. Congress, January 18, 1892.

9780195182651 (alk. paper) 0195182650 (alk. paper)

2007031638

GBA808375 bnb

014499748 Uk


Woman's Rights Convention Seneca Falls, N.Y.) 1848 : (1st :


Feminism--History--United States--19th century.

HQ1418 / .M36 2008

305.420973/09034