Stanton wrote the Declaration of Sentiments, which was similar to the Declaration of Independence. It talked of equal rights for men and women. She was able to receive signatures for the Declaration of Sentiments at the Seneca Falls Convention.
In contrast with colonial America, the century sparked the Women's rights movement. Seneca Falls was a tipping point for the movement where women came together to discuss their distaste in the lack of respect and rights that women possessed at this time.
Nineteenth-century American pioneers of women's suffrage Susan B. Anthony (standing) and Elizabeth Cady Stanton. Elizabeth Cady Stanton was an American social activist, abolitionist, and leading figure of the early woman's movement.