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Suffrage and the Women Behind It
Born in 1818, Lucy Stone lectured for the American Anti-Slavery Society and founded the weekly feminist newspaper The Woman's Journal. She is known for her refusal to change her last name when she married fellow abolitionist Henry Blackwell.
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