Susan B Anthony

Eavahna Romero

Susan B Anthony



    Susan Brownell Anthony was an American social reformer and feminist who played a pivotal role in the women's suffrage movement. Susan was born into a Quaker family committed to social equality, she collected anti-slavery petitions at the age of 17. She pursuaded the femal labor committee to start paying women the same as they do the men.



Biography

    Her father, who as a Quaker encouraged education in his daughters, enrolled her in Deborah Moulson's Female Seminary, a Quaker boarding school in Philadelphia, in 1837. Anthony was not happy at Moulson's, but she did not have to stay there long. She was born February 15,1820 and died March 13, 1906. She died at the age of 86. She was born in Adams, Massachusetts.

Facts about me

  • She had her own US coin called the Susan B. Anthony dollar. It was a one dollar coin about the size of a quarter.
  • The B in her nam stands for Brownell
  • Was only 3 years old when she learned to read and write
  • She has her on U.S. Coin called the Susan B. Anthony dollar
  • Susan B Anthony was the second of seven children