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Victoria Woodhull

The Beecher-Tilton Scandal

Among the entrants in the presidential election of 1872 was Victoria Woodhull, the most flamboyant, outspoken, and uncompromising feminist of her day. Read more >>

Her past was shady but her conscience was excellent, and all in all she played a big part in the emancipation of women

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