In Her Own Right

Martha Schofield letter draft to Abby Hadassah Smith

Image A00182898 1 lg
Date created 1874-01-21
Creators Schofield, Martha
Description Praises Smith for her refusal to pay taxes until granted suffrage. Reminds Smith of the many who stand in solidarity with her. Discusses injustices Schofield has experienced as a teacher in the South.
Size 4 pages
Type text
Subjects Smith, Abby Hadassah, 1797-1878 | Women's rights | Women--Suffrage | Teachers--Salaries, etc. | Taxation | Schofield, Martha
Geographical location Aiken (S.C.)
Language English
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Contributing institution Friends Historical Library: Swarthmore College
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