Sat, Sep 12 | Mertensia Park Lodge

Hester Jeffrey: Temperance; Suffrage; Political Action

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Hester Jeffrey: Temperance; Suffrage; Political Action

Time & Location

Sep 12, 2020, 2:00 PM
Mertensia Park Lodge, 1438 Mertensia Rd, Farmington, 14425

About the Event

Susan Goodier is Lecturer of History at SUNY Oneonta and specializes in U.S. women's activism from 1840 to 1920. She will speak on Hester Jeffrey, a suffragist and political activist who organized the WCTU (Women's Christian Temperance Union) in Rochester, as well as the National Association of Colored Women's Clubs. In addition, Jeffrey was friend to and eulogist of Susan B Anthony.

Funded with support from NYS Women's Suffrage Commission