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    Women’s Federation Memorial

    The New Jersey Palisades section of the Hudson River consists of towering sheer rocky cliffs, waterfalls and rock pillars.

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    Elizabeth Cady Stanton House

    Elizabeth Cady Stanton, well-known suffragist, delivered the first call for female suffrage in 1848 in Seneca Falls, New York at the Women’s Rights Convention that she helped organize. Stanton lived in this Victorian era house in Tenafly from 1868 until 1887, and during that time continued to be a leading force in the woman’s suffrage movement.

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    George L. Pease Memorial Library

    In 1897, Gertrude Pease McNaughton led a group of women known as the Village Improvement Association in an effort to establish a library using donated books.

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    The Hermitage

    The Hermitage was home to Theodosia Bartow Prevost during the Revolutionary War, when she was married to British officer James Prevost. During the war, Theodosia was left to run the farm in the middle of a heavily-contested area, and through her resourcefulness was able to protect her home when many others in the area were confiscated.