Anna Howard Shaw Death Cause and Date

Anna Howard's Death

Born (Birthday) Feb 14, 1847

Death Date July 2, 1919

Age of Death 72 years

Cause of Death Pneumonia

Profession Activist

The activist Anna Howard died at the age of 72. Here is all you want to know, and more!

Biography - A Short Wiki

Remembered best as the one-time President of the National American Woman Suffrage Association (NAWSA), this English-born doctor and Methodist cleric began her involvement with women’s rights activism as the Chair of the Women’s Christian Temperance Union (WCTU).

Though born in Newcastle-upon-Tyne, England, she spent the majority of her childhood in Massachusetts and Michigan, U.S.A.

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If we ever get to the polls once, you will never get us home.

Anna Howard Shaw Death Cause and Date
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Think of submitting our measure to the advice of politicians! I would as soon submit the subject of the equality of a goose to a fox.

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Around me I saw women overworked and underpaid, doing men’s work at half men’s wages, not because their work was inferior, but because they were women.

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On every side, and at every hour of the day, we came up against the relentless limitations of pioneer life.

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A gentleman opposed to their enfranchisement once said to me, women have never produced anything of any value to the world. I told him the chief product of the women had been the men, and left it to him to decide whether the product was of any value.

Anna Howard Shaw Death Cause and Date