The idea of leaders and women’s rights conventions were only the beginning for the head strong women of the 19th century. In the United States the first definitive position on women’s rights was taken in 1848 under the leadership of Elizabeth Cady Stanton at the Women’s Rights Convention at Seneca Falls, N. Y. A social visit brought.
She and fellow contest winner Mythili Iyer read their essays aloud as they were honored Dec. 5 at an Edina City Council meeting. The essay winners were recognized ahead of International Human Rights Day, which was Dec. 10, as declared by the United Nations.