The Papers of Elizabeth Cady Stanton and Susan B. Anthony


Announcement by SBA of County Woman's Rights Conventions in New York State January 1855

Local Woman's Rights Conventions will be held as follows, to discuss all the reasons that impel Woman to demand her Right of Suffrage. At
Bath, Steuben Co. Friday, Jan. 5.
Elmira, Chemung Co. Monday, Jan. 8.
Penn Yan, Yates Co. Wednesday, Jan. 10.
Canandaigua, Ontario Co. Friday, Jan. 12.
Rochester, Monroe Co. Monday, Jan. 15.
Albion, Orleans Co. Wednesday, Jan. 17.
Lockport, Niagara Co. Thursday, Jan. 18.
Buffalo, Erie Co. Friday, Jan. 19.
Warsaw, Wyoming Co. Monday, Jan. 22.
Geneseo, Livingston Co. Wednesday, Jan. 24.
Batavia, Genesee Co. Friday, Jan 26.
The first sessions will commence at 1 o'clock p.m.; the second at 7 o'clock, evening.
The Rev. Antoinette L. Brown and Ernestine L. Rose will be in attendance at these meetings; Lucy Stone is also expected at some of them.
It is hoped that every town of each county will be largely represented, and that the friends everywhere will be diligent in circulating the Woman's Rights petitions, and send up long lists of signatures to our County Conventions.
Susan B. Anthony, General Agent, Rochester, N.Y.
New York Daily Tribune, 5 January 1855.