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Fariss 1 Noor Fariss Mrs. Baxley Social Movement Essay 24 September 2018 National Woman Suffrage Association The Progressive Era. An era in which a series of reform efforts took place to better America. One of these efforts to reform are the rights of women. A Woman Suffragist Movement. Progressivism was a collaboration of ideas and activities on how to maybe be able to get the reforms they wanted. These people were mostly from the middle class that agreed that the government should be more active in trying to fix the problems industrialization and urbanization was believed to have caused. In July 1848 Elizabeth Stanton and Lucretia Mott organize the first ever women's rights meeting in Seneca Falls in New York. They convinced the delegates that the first thing on their minds should be women's rights to vote. This become a Suffrage movement. A movement that deals with voting rights. Following the suffrage movement, in the times before the Civil War women were harassed about their position and sometimes it got physical. The movement was a
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