Palmyra Suffrage Survey PDF

Palmyra: Mary Ann Woodward from A Tea Out Of Time (see program)

1849: Mary Ann Woodward (1794-1881) was from Palmyra. On April 24 1846, she was awarded a patent for the “Rocking Chair Fan”, joining a relatively elite club. At that time, only a handful of women had actually applied for patents for any invention.

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