The annual February birthday party for Susan B. Anthony House in Rochester, NY

January 1, 2019

BIRTHDAY BASH FOR SUSAN B. ANTHONY IN FEBRUARY 2019 The 199th birthday party and fundraiser for the National Susan B. Anthony Museum & House will take place February 13, 2019 at the Joseph A. Floreano Riverside Convention Center, 123 E. Main Street, Rochester, NY. The keynote speaker for the 2019 Susan B. Anthony Birthday Luncheon will […]

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Resources for the 2020 celebration of the 19th Amendment!

December 31, 2018

HAPPY NEW YEAR! THE INTERNATIONAL OVERVIEW OF SUFFRAGE CENTENNIALS Women’s voting rights didn’t come easy. In many instances decades passed between the granting of limited voting rights for women and the achievement of full voting rights. Historic Newspapers, a web platform in the UK, has prepared valuable information geared for writers, researchers, and others who […]

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Our beginnings at LetsRockTheCradle.com

December 29, 2018

No, we aren’t a web platform for new mothers. No, we aren’t musicians, although we try to hum a lively tune. We started as bloggers when visiting the “Cradle” of the US women’s rights movement back in 2013. And now we’re a public service for communicators—journalists, writers, columnists, photographers, first wave descendants, and more. The […]

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VIDEO: “The Introduction” Amelia Bloomer brought Anthony & Stanton together! Plus NEWS!

December 26, 2018

The Introduction: Susan B. Anthony & Elizabeth Cady Stanton & Amelia Bloomer! on Vimeo. Amelia Bloomer introduced Susan B. Anthony to Elizabeth Cady Stanton in Seneca Falls, New York in 1851. Bloomer was a publisher and activist. What if Amelia Bloomer hadn’t introduced Susan B.Anthony to Elizabeth Cady Stanton in Seneca Falls, NY in 1851? An […]

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Rocking the Cradle on December 25th—celebrate votes for women campaigning!

December 25, 2018

LetsRockTheCradle is a public service platform in preparation for the 2020 women’s suffrage centennial.

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Rocking the cradle of the women’s rights movement!

December 23, 2018

HAPPY HOLIDAYS FROM LETS ROCK THE CRADLE! We’re asking Santa for something special! on Vimeo. IN OTHER NEWS: On January 21, 2018, the national organizers of the Women’s March on Washington will launch the next phase of the women’s march momentum in Las Vegas, Nevada with the official Women’s March anniversary event kicking off a […]

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“Christmas in 1823” story, plus highlights of special events in 2019!

December 19, 2018

What Christmas was like for Elizabeth Cady Stanton and her family.

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Statues of Sojourner Truth…

December 16, 2018

One statue down and two to go. The statue of Sojourner Truth as a child in bondage in Esopus, NY (Mid-Hudson Valley) was unveiled in 2013. This video highlights the statue’s use in history classrooms. Sojourner Truth Statue in Hudson Valley: VIDEO!  on Vimeo. Covering the statue’s unveiling represented the first day of LetsRockTheCradle.com’s blogging […]

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Happy holidays! From LetsRockTheCradle.com

December 11, 2018

Support us in distributing news releases hand to hand and online to writers, photographers, commentators, and others to give everyone heads up about the 100 years that US women have been voting. Meneese Wall is our partner in this outreach. Her art commemorating the first wave of the women’s rights movement highlights the 70 years […]

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Two Cradle Rockers—Sojourner Truth and Helen Pankhurst!

December 9, 2018

Dr. Helen Pankhurst on voting & activism! on Vimeo. This cradle rocker—Dr. Helen Pankhurst— has been in the public eye for her entire life. She carries the Pankhurst activist family name and in 2018, she published a book that should be in every cradle rocker’s library…Deeds not Words: The Story of Women’s Rights, Then and Now. […]

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