Elizabeth Cady Stanton (1815-1902) and Anthony wrote and compiled the History of Women's Suffrage 1881-1886. Stanton also worked for the abolition of slavery.
She organised the International Council of Women in Washington DC. She was the first president of the National Woman Suffrage Association. Her publications include Degradation of Disenfranchisement and Solitude of Self in 1892, and in 1885 and in 1898 she published (in two parts) a feminist critique of the Bible: The Woman's Bible.
Why is Elizabeth Cady Stanton famous?
Elizabeth Cady Stanton was an American feminist, who with Susan B. Anthony, founded the National Woman Suffrage Association in 1869, the first women's movement in the USA.