A Look into the Future of Women’s Rights

By Victoria Rose, July 1848 Upon first seeing the announcement of the Seneca Falls convention in our sister paper, the Seneca County Courier, I was truly beside myself with joy. The announcement appeared earlier this July in the Courier, and small though the typeface was, it’s physical size did nothing to undermine the revolutionary beginning…

A Desperate Plea for a Divine Plan

August 19, 1850: By Jonas Johnston Washington, D.C.- The American Colonization Society, which founded Liberia in 1830 with the assistance of our good President James Monroe1, has recently put out a request for the people of the United States to raise twenty thousand dollars in a fundraising attempt to buy and establish a series of…