Petition by Lucy Stone and Antoinette Blackwell

Petition by Lucy Stone and Antoinette Blackwell Petition to the New Jersey Legislature from Lucy Stone and Antoinette Brown Blackwell, 1868Source, New Jersey Assembly, Minutes of Votes and Proceedings, 1868, 734. On March 24, 1868 this petition was submitted to the...

Lucy Stone’s Protest of Taxation Without Representation

Lucy Stone’s Protest of Taxation Without Representation Lucy Stone’s Protest of Taxation Without RepresentationSource, Orange Journal, January 18, 1858 In 1857 Lucy Stone and Henry Blackwell moved to a small farm in Orange.  The property was owned by Stone and when...

Lucy Stone

Home 9 Search query for: lucy stone Lucy Stone Lucy Stone (1818-1893), abolitionist and women’s rights advocate, refused to pay the real estate taxes on her home in East Orange to protest New Jersey women’s disenfranchisement and charged taxation without...

Report from the Judiciary Committee of the New Jersey Assembly

Report from the Judiciary Committee of the New Jersey Assembly Report of the Judiciary Committee of the New Jersey Assembly, 1868Source, New Jersey Assembly, Minutes of Votes and Proceedings 1868, 1049-1052. In its report on the merits of Lucy Stone’s and...

Suffragist Antoinette Blackwell Casts G.O.P Ballot

Suffragist Antoinette Blackwell Casts G.O.P Ballot Pioneer Suffragist Casts G. O. P. Ballot, 1920Source, Elizabeth Daily Journal, November 3, 1920, p. 6 At the age of 95, Antoinette Brown Blackwell (1825-1921) of Elizabeth was perhaps the oldest suffragist to go to...