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Seward House Museum
One of the most influential men of his times, William Seward (1801-1872) was a New York State Governor, a U.S. Senator, and Secretary of State to Presidents Abraham Lincoln and Andrew Johnson. Seward is best known for his negotiations for the Purchase of Alaska, dubbed by critics as "Seward's Folly." He and his family supported abolition and women's rights. The house was a haven for fugitive slaves. ...visit us for more.
Seward House Museum
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New York offers a wide range of historical interest, some of these areas include:
• Art Museums, Galleries, Theatre, Arts & Crafts
• Erie Canalway Heritage
• Native American Culture
• Heritage Museums, Sites, Markers & Religious Revitalization
• Underground Railroad & Abolition
• Women's Rights & Heritage
• Agriculture - Food & Farms
• Tourism Related Venues

SAVE THE DATE: Saturday, November 4, 2017 New York Women’s Suffrage Centennial Conference ...more>>

The History of Woman Suffrage in New York
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