You Want Women to Vote, Lizzie Stanton? Essay & Project Ideas

Jean Fritz
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1. Was Stanton or Anthony the more successful advocate of women's rights?

2. Fritz mentions that by the 1890s three states had given women full enfranchisement. Choose one of these states and write a short history of how women gained their voting rights in it.

Be sure to discuss why they were successful.

3. What aspect of Stanton's life do you miss from You Want Women to Vote, Lizzie Stanton? What would you like to know more about?

4. Fritz mentions that many years passed after Stanton's death before a Constitutional amendment was passed that assured women the right to vote. How did the amendment come to be written and then passed?

5. What has been Stanton's influence on American society?

6. Women elected by Americans to attend an international convention on the abolition of slavery were not allowed by the English to participate in the gathering in London. What was...

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You Want Women to Vote, Lizzie Stanton? from Beacham's Encyclopedia of Popular Fiction and Beacham's Guide to Literature for Young Adults. ©2005-2006 Thomson Gale, a part of the Thomson Corporation. All rights reserved.
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