Quotation by Phoebe W. Couzins

... today we round out the first century of a professed republic,—with woman figuratively representing freedom—and yet all free, save woman.
Phoebe W. Couzins (1845–1913), U.S. suffragist. As quoted in The History of Woman Suffrage, vol. 3, ch. 27, by Elizabeth Cady Stanton, Susan B. Anthony, and Matilda Joslyn Gage (1886).

At a convention of the National Woman Suffrage Association held on the centennial of American independence in the First Unitarian Church, Philadelphia.
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