Sunday, August 29, 2004

Susan B. Anthony's house at 17 Madison St. in Rochester. N.Y., a National Historic Landmark. The Susan B. Anthony Preservation District is a nine-block area around The Susan B. Anthony House and Susan B. Anthony Square.Susan Anthony was a benefactor of women's education at the University of Rochester; in order to raise the $50,000 the University required to convert to a co-educational institution, she cashed in her life insurance policy and donated the proceeds.