The legendary American civil rights leader is perhaps best known for her work on women's voting rights, but there is so much more to this amazing figure. Learn about her early life and influences, her work toward the abolition of slavery, her famous trial for voting in 1873, and the legacy which endures today.
Photo of Ida B Wells Barnett courtesy of the Sophia Smith Collection, Smith College (Northampton, MA).
Letter from Susan B Anthony to Rev. William Channing Gannett courtesy of the William Channing Gannett Papers, Department of Rare Books, Special Collections, and Preservation, University of Rochester.
National Susan B Anthony Museum & House staff: Sarah Murphy Abbamonte, Deborah L Hughes, Linda Lopata, and Joshua Stapf