Mrs. Zenger

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Mrs. Zenger

Description

Anna Zenger printed the NY Weekly Journal while her husband JohnPeter was jailed for libel in 1734. He was in for 9 months b/c he couldn't pay bail; his case is a landmark re:freedom to criticize gov't. Anna continued to run the print shop after he died. #EndCashBail #Suffrage100

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Daily Suffragist

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Daily Suffragist, “Mrs. Zenger,” Daily Suffragist, accessed September 21, 2021, https://dailysuffragist.omeka.net/items/show/15.

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