Humanities › History & Culture Susan B. Anthony Pictures Images of a Woman Suffrage Pioneer Share Flipboard Email Print Engraved by G.E. Perine & Co., NY/Wikimedia Commons/Public Domain History & Culture Women's History Important Figures History Of Feminism Key Events Women's Suffrage Women & War Laws & Womens Rights Feminism & Pop Culture Feminist Texts American History African American History African History Ancient History and Culture Asian History European History Genealogy Inventions Latin American History Medieval & Renaissance History Military History The 20th Century View More By Jone Johnson Lewis Women's History Writer B.A., Mundelein College M.Div., Meadville/Lombard Theological School Jone Johnson Lewis is a women's history writer who has been involved with the women's movement since the late 1960s. She is a former faculty member of the Humanist Institute. our editorial process Jone Johnson Lewis Updated May 14, 2019 Susan B. Anthony (1820-1906) is one of the best-known of the women who worked for decades to win the vote for women. This picture of Susan B. Anthony is adapted from the portrait in the History of Woman Suffrage by Elizabeth Cady Stanton and others. 01 of 07 Susan B. Anthony and Her Sister Mary 1897 Susan B. Anthony and her sister Mary. John Howe Kent/Archive Photos/Getty Images Susan B. Anthony is pictured here with her sister Mary. 02 of 07 Susan B. Anthony and Elizabeth Cady Stanton Library of Congress/Prints and Photographs Division/Public domain Susan B. Anthony and Elizabeth Cady Stanton were two women who shared a commitment to winning the vote and other rights for women were quite different otherwise. Pictured here, Stanton is seated and Anthony is standing. 03 of 07 Susan B. Anthony and Elizabeth Cady Stanton Library of Congress/Prints and Photographs division/Public Domain Susan B. Anthony and Elizabeth Cady Stanton, two women with different strengths and interests but a shared interest in women's rights. This photo is from about 1891. 04 of 07 Susan B. Anthony Reading Library of Congress/Prints and Photographs division/Public Domain Susan B. Anthony was perhaps the best-known of the woman suffrage activists of the 19th and very early 20th centuries. 05 of 07 Susan B. Anthony Library of Congress/Prints and Photographs division/Public Domain Woman suffrage activists like Susan B. Anthony and Elizabeth Cady Stanton worked together for votes for women for many decades, but the winning of the battle was for another generation. 06 of 07 Susan B. Anthony Gravesite Library of Congress/Wikimedia Commons/Public Domain Kneeling, Miss Alice Paul, vice president of National Woman's Party, and Miss Anita Pollitzer, national secretary, laying a tribute of flowers on the grave of Susan B. Anthony, Mount Hope Cemetery, Rochester. 07 of 07 Susan B. Anthony Dollar Heritage Auctions/Wikimedia Commons/CC BY 4.0 The Susan B. Anthony dollar was replaced in 2000 by a coin featuring the Native American woman Sacagawea.