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Emily Murphy MP (1868 - 1933)

Emily Murphy Emily Murphy (born Emily Gowan Ferguson) Canadian women's rights activist, jurist, and author. In 1916, she became the first female magistrate in Canada, and in the British Empire. She...

4/28/2015 Today

Pauline Shaw MP (1841 - 1917)

Pauline Agassiz Shaw (1841 – 1917) was an American philanthropist and social reformer who opened day nurseries, settlement houses, and other establishments in Boston to help new immigrants and t...

3/11/2009 Yesterday

Sophia Willard Ripley (1803 - 1861)

Sophia Willard Dana Ripley (1803–1861), wife of George Ripley, was a 19th-century feminist associated with Transcendentalism and the Brook Farm community. She was born Sophia Willard Dana in 1...

2/18/2009 2/7/2016

Abigail Abba Alcott MP (1800 - 1877)

"Abby May", "Abba /May/"

Abigail May Alcott (October 8, 1800-November 25, 1877), abolitionist, women's rights activist, and pioneer social worker, supported her husband and the Fruitlands community through her labor and resour...

5/27/2007 2/6/2016

Marjorie Margolies (born June 21, 1942), formerly known as Marjorie Margolies-Mezvinsky, is an adjunct faculty member at the University of Pennsylvania and a women's right activist. She is a former j...

7/29/2010 2/1/2016

Robert Dale Owen (1801 - 1877)

Newpaper editor 1825; Indiana Legislature 1836-1838;US House of Representatives 1843- 1847, introduced the bill to establish the Smithsonian Institution; Diplomat charge d' affairs 1853- 1858 Naples, I...

8/19/2007 12/15/2015

Alice Lee West Moque (1861 - 1919)

"Snelling"

From Walter Comonfort Snelling married on 20 October 1879 in Washington, DC, to Alice West Horner Snelling Moque (1861-1919), a journalist and author. They had 2 sons. Their first son, Walter Otheman...

5/5/2013 12/14/2015

Clarice Baright (1881 - 1961)

"Margulis"

Known to her contemporaries as the “Lady Angel of the Tenement District,” Clarice Baright was a social worker and a trailblazing attorney who combined these skills as an advocate for th...

12/14/2015 12/14/2015

Anne Louisa Ide (1876 - 1945)

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12/13/2015 12/13/2015

Sarah Barnwell Elliott MP (1848 - 1928)

Sarah Barnwell Elliott (1848 - August 30 1928) was a novelist, short story writer, and an advocate of women's rights. She was born in Savannah, Georgia to Stephen Elliott a bishop in the Episcopal ...

8/1/2011 12/13/2015

Prof. Dr. Elisabeth Altmann-Gottheiner MP (1874 - 1930)

"Altmann-Gottheimer"

Elisabeth Altmann-Gottheiner (March 26, 1874 in Berlin, Germany – October 21, 1930 in Mannheim) was the first woman to become a university lecturer in Germany. from Wikipedia In 1904, she re...

12/6/2015 12/7/2015

Marlo Thomas MP

"Marlo"

Actress, producer and social activist, Marlo Thomas has been a role model for women and children since she blazed the trail as television’s first single woman living alone in the hit series That...

6/11/2010 11/15/2015

Rachel Conrad Nason MP (1899 - 1977)

• masters of economics from early adult life: prominent in peace activities 12/8/1968: Received the Distinguished Honor Award from the US State Dept. Her role was a State Department employ...

2/9/2013 11/15/2015

Mary Hannah Krout (1851 - 1927)

Mary Hannah Krout (November 3, 1851 – May 27, 1927) was an American journalist and author. Krout was born November 3, 1851 in Crawfordsville, Indiana to Robert Kennedy and Caroline VanCleve ...

11/3/2015 11/3/2015

Sigrid Undset MP (1882 - 1949)

"Sigrid Undset Svarstad"

Sigrid Undset (1882-1949) forfatter, Nobelprisen i litteratur for 1928. Foreldre: Arkeolog Ingvald Martin Undset (1853–93) og Anna Marie Nicoline Charlotte Gyth (1855–1939). Gift 29.6.1...

1/16/2008 10/31/2015

Vicki Baum MP (1888 - 1960)

Vicki Baum was a famous novelist who wrote many books throughout the 1930's to 1950's. Her most famous was Grand Hotel, which was made into a movie that won the 1932 Oscar for best movie. It starred Jo...

4/30/2009 10/31/2015

Abby Crawford Milton (1881 - 1991)

"Abby Milton"

Woman suffrage leader Abby Crawford Milton became involved in the suffrage movement after marrying newspaper publisher George Fort Milton, moving from Georgia to Chattanooga, and giving birth to thre...

10/31/2010 10/28/2015

Juliet Rublee MP (1875 - 1966)

From the Five Colleges Archives and Manuscripts Collection: Biographical Note Birth control advocate; Pacifist; Feminist. Juliet Barrett was born in Chicago in 1875. She attended Miss Porter's Sc...

7/9/2008 10/23/2015

Annie Smith Peck (1850 - 1935)

Annie Smith Peck (October 19, 1850 – July 18, 1935) was an American mountaineer. Peck was the youngest of five children, born to Ann Power Smith Peck (1820–1896) and George Bacheler P...

2/19/2014 10/19/2015

Josephine Clara Goldmark (1877 - 1950)

JOSEPHINE CLARA GOLDMARK 1877 – 1950 BibliographyDiscuss by Kathryn Kish Sklar Josephine Goldmark’s work as a reformer in the Progressive Era did much to redesign the American s...

11/10/2010 10/13/2015

Fenia Chertkoff (1869 - 1928)

"Fenia Chertkoff de Repetto", "Fenia Repetto", "Fenia Chertkoff de Gukovsky", "Fenia Gukovsky"

Fenia Chertkoff (Odessa, Russian Empire, 7 October 1869 - Buenos Aires, Argentina, May 31, 1927) was a feminist, intellectual, educator, political activist, and sculptor. Russian by birth, she became a...

12/28/2008 10/5/2015

Anne Henrietta Martin (1875 - 1951)

"O'Hara"

Anne Henrietta Martin (September 30, 1875 in Empire City, Reno, Nevada – April 15, 1951 in Carmel, California) (pseudonym, Anne O'Hara; nickname, Little Governor Anne) was a suffragist, pacifi...

9/30/2015 9/30/2015

Emily Wilding Davison (1872 - 1913)

Emily Wilding Davison (11 October 1872 – 8 June 1913) was a militant activist who fought for women's suffrage in Britain. She was jailed on nine occasions and force-fed 49 times.[1] She steppe...

9/17/2015 9/17/2015

Kate Sheppard MP (1847 - 1934)

Katherine Wilson Sheppard (10 March 1847 – 13 July 1934) was the most prominent member of New Zealand's women's suffrage movement, and is the country's most famous suffragette. Because New Zeala...

12/3/2010 9/4/2015

Elizabeth Caradus MP (1832 - 1912)

Elizabeth Caradus (26 April 1832 – 5 November 1912) was a New Zealand suffragist, temperance and welfare worker. Biography Elizabeth Russell was born in Falkirk, Stirlingshire, Scotland, on ...

6/9/2013 9/4/2015

Edith Anrep MP (1912 - 2012)

Edith Anrep at Wikipedia: Swedish English

8/29/2015 8/31/2015

Kate Lee Bosher (1865 - 1932)

A writer of popular fiction, some of her best-selling novels include "Mary Cary, 'Freqently Martha'", "Miss Gibbie Gault", "Kitty Canary", and "His Friend Miss McFarlane". She was also a leading woman'...

8/23/2015 8/23/2015

Parker Pillsbury (1809 - 1898)

Parker Pillsbury (September 22, 1809 – July 7, 1898) was an American minister and advocate for abolition and women's rights. Life Pillsbury was born in Hamilton, Massachusetts. He moved to...

1/24/2014 8/21/2015

Mary Jane Robinson West (1848 - 1914)

The following information about Mary Jane Robinson West was found on-line from lds.org, in an article entitled, "Latter-Day Saint Women on the Arizona Frontier", which was written by Leonard J. Arringt...

12/27/2009 8/19/2015

Dr. Martha George Rogers (1843 - 1912)

Source of profile photo: GoogleTM Books scan of public domain book History of the City of Minneapolis, Minnesota edited by Isaac Atwater, 1893. Source of other photo on Media tab: GoogleTM Books scan...

1/29/2012 8/19/2015

Nathaniel Peabody Rogers (1794 - 1846)

Nathaniel Peabody Rogers (June 3, 1794 – October 16, 1846) was an American abolitionist writer who, from June 1838 until June 1846, served as editor of the New England anti-slavery newspaper H...

8/13/2015 8/13/2015

Bertha Pappenheim MP (1859 - 1936)

Bertha Pappenheim (February 27, 1859, in Vienna - May 28, 1936, in Neu-Isenburg) was an Austrian-Jewish feminist, a social pioneer, and the founder of the Jüdischer Frauenbund (League of Jewish ...

2/7/2009 7/21/2015

Audre Lorde MP (1934 - 1992)

"Gamba Adisa"

Audre Lorde , born Audrey Geraldine Lorde, February 18, 1934 – November 17, 1992) was a Caribbean-American writer, radical feminist, womanist, lesbian, and civil rights activist. One of her ...

6/28/2015 6/28/2015

Maud Humphrey MP (1865 - 1940)

Maud HumphreyFrom Wikipedia, the free encyclopediaMaud Humphrey was an American commercial artist, illustrator and watercolorist. She was also a suffragette, and the mother of actor Humphrey Bogart.She...

1/26/2007 6/10/2015

Adrienne Rich MP (1929 - 2012)

Adrienne Cecile Rich (May 16, 1929 – March 27, 2012) was an American poet, essayist and feminist. She was called "one of the most widely read and influential poets of the second half of the 20...

11/3/2014 6/2/2015

Lillias Tait Mitchell (1884 - 1940)

"Lilly"

Lillias Mitchell, suffragette campaigner, was born in Leith into a prosperous family. She joined the Women’s Social and Political Union (WSPU) in late 1907/early 1908 after attending a suffrage ...

5/26/2015 5/27/2015

Nísia Floresta MP (1810 - 1885)

"Dionísia Gonçalves Pinto"

Genealogia dos Troncos Familiares de Goianinha - RN do autor Ormuz Barbalho Simonetti - 2008 Uma pequena biografia Em seu livro Patronos e Acadêmicos - referente às personalidades da ...

4/27/2015 5/25/2015
       

Louisine Havemeyer (1855 - 1929)

Louisine Waldron Elder Havemeyer (July 28, 1855 – January 6, 1929) was an art collector, feminist, and philanthropist. In addition to being a patron of impressionist art, she was one of the mo...

7/25/2011 5/18/2015

Margaret Heitland (1860 - 1938)

Updated from MyHeritage Family Trees via brother William Bateson by SmartCopy : Nov 4 2015, 20:30:42 UTC

5/13/2015 5/13/2015

12/8/2013 5/6/2015

4/29/2007 5/3/2015

Eliza S. R. Johnson (1868–1926), known as "Birdie", was the wife of Texas State Senator Cone Johnson. A suffragist active in women's rights issues, she served on the first board of regents for...

5/3/2015 5/3/2015

Mary Eleanor Brackenridge (March 7, 1837 – February 14, 1924) was one of three women on the first board of regents at Texas Woman's University, the first woman in the state of Texas to sit on ...

5/1/2015 5/1/2015

Mary Melissa Dodge (1861 - d.)

Mary Melissa Hoadley Dodge (1861 – 24 December 1934) was an American heiress who moved to England and sponsored many causes during her life, including women's suffrage, Theosophy and the arts.

6/4/2009 4/21/2015

Bella Abzug MP (1920 - 1998)

Bella Savitsky Abzug (July 24, 1920 – March 31, 1998), nicknamed "Battling Bella", was an American lawyer, U.S. Representative, social activist and a leader of the Women's Movement. In 1971, A...

7/24/2014 4/13/2015

Maud Nathan MP (1862 - 1946)

Maud Nathan (October 20, 1862 - December 15, 1946) was an American social worker, labor activist and suffragist for women's right to vote.[1] She came from a prominent New York family, descended fr...

2/25/2009 4/11/2015

Judith Vladeck MP (1923 - 2007)

Judith Pomarlen Vladeck (August 1, 1923 - January 8, 2007) was a prominent American labor lawyer and civil rights advocate, particularly on behalf of women. She helped set new legal precedents agains...

1/14/2015 4/10/2015

Aletta Henriëtte Jacobs MP (1854 - 1929)

Aletta Jacobs (1854-1929) was the first Dutch woman in history who was officially admitted to the University. During her life she fought for womens rights. Thanks to her and other brave women (and men)...

6/17/2011 4/9/2015

Adelaide Johnson (1859 - 1955)

"Adelaide Johnson"

Adelaide Johnson (1859–1955) was an American sculptor whose work is displayed in the U.S. Capitol and a feminist who was devoted to the cause for equality of women.

4/6/2015 4/6/2015

Mary Elliott Flanery (1867 - 1933)

Mary Elliott Flanery (April 27, 1867 - July 19, 1933) was an American progressive era social reformer, suffragist, politician, and journalist who is best remembered as the first women elected to the ...

4/2/2015 4/2/2015

Enid Yandell (1869 - 1934)

Enid Yandell (October 6, 1870 – June 13, 1934) was an American sculptor who studied with Auguste Rodin and Frederick William MacMonnies. Yandell was a prolific sculptor creating numerous p...

4/1/2015 4/1/2015

Josephine Henry (1846 - 1928)

Josephine Kirby Henry (née Williamson) (February 22, 1846 – 1928) was an American Progressive Era women's rights leader, suffragist, social reformer, and writer from Versailles, Kentuck...

4/1/2015 4/1/2015

Hattie Hooker Wilkins (1875 - 1949)

Hattie Wilkins (née Hooker) (July 28, 1875 – 1949) was an American progressive era suffragist and women's rights activist who is best known for being the first woman elected to a seat...

3/30/2015 3/30/2015

Patti Ruffner Jacobs (1875 - 1935)

"Patty"

Pattie Ruffner Jacobs (sometimes Patti, Patty, or Mrs. Solon Harold Jacobs) was an American women's suffragist from Birmingham, Alabama. She was inducted into the Alabama Women's Hall of Fame in 19...

12/31/2014 3/30/2015

Martha Ellicott Tyson (1795 - 1873)

Martha Ellicott Tyson (September 13, 1795 — March 5, 1873) was an Elder of the Quaker Meeting in Baltimore, anti-slavery and women's rights advocate, author of the first biography of Benjami...

3/30/2015 3/30/2015

Margaret Bateson MP (1901 - 1978)

Margaret Mead (December 16, 1901 – November 15, 1978) American cultural anthropologist who featured frequently as an author and speaker in the mass media during the 1960s and 1970s. She earn...

2/9/2009 3/29/2015

Catherine Roraback (1920 - 2007)

Catherine Gertrude "Katie" Roraback (September 17, 1920 – October 17, 2007) was a civil rights attorney in Connecticut, best known for representing Estelle Griswold and Dr. C. Lee Buxton in th...

3/29/2015 3/29/2015

Mary Hall (1843 - 1927)

Mary Hall (August 16, 1843 – November 15, 1927) was the first female lawyer in Connecticut, and also a poet, a suffragist, and a philanthropist. In 1882, the Connecticut Supreme Court of Error...

3/29/2015 3/29/2015

Estelle Griswold (deceased)

Estelle Naomi Trebert Griswold (June 8, 1900 – August 13, 1981) was a civil rights activist and feminist most commonly known as a defendant in what became the Supreme Court case Griswold v. Co...

2/12/2009 3/29/2015

Emily Helen Butterfield (1884 - 1958)

Emily Helen Butterfield (August 4, 1884, Algonac, Michigan – March 22, 1958, Neebish Island) was a pioneer in the Michigan women's movement. She was Michigan's first licensed female architec...

3/28/2015 3/28/2015

Augusta Jane Chapin (1836 - 1905)

Augusta Jane Chapin (July 16, 1836 – June 30, 1905) was a Universalist minister, educator and activist for women's rights. She was born in Lakeville, New York, the eldest of eleven children, t...

3/28/2015 3/28/2015

Laura Smith Haviland (1808 - 1898)

Laura Smith Haviland (December 20, 1808- April 20, 1898) was an American abolitionist, suffragette, and social reformer. She was an important figure in the history of the Underground Railroad.

3/27/2015 3/27/2015

Martha Griffiths (1912 - 2003)

Martha Wright Griffiths (January 29, 1912 – April 22, 2003) was an American lawyer and judge before being elected to the United States House of Representatives in 1954. Griffiths was the first...

3/27/2015 3/27/2015

Lucy Hobbs Taylor (1833 - 1910)

Lucy Hobbs Taylor (March 14, 1833 – October 3, 1910) was the first American woman to graduate from dental school (Ohio College of Dental Surgery in 1866). Early life Lucy Hobbs was born on...

3/27/2015 3/27/2015

Amelia Earhart MP (1897 - c.1937)

From Wikipedia : Amelia Earhart was a noted aviation pioneer. Hilary Swank portrays her in the movie Amelia released October 23, 2009. Amelia Mary Earhart (pronounced /ˈɛərh&#x...

7/8/2007 3/24/2015

Kate Waller Barrett (1857 - 1925)

Kate Waller Barrett (January 24, 1857 – February 23, 1925), née Katherine Harwood Waller, was a prominent Virginia physician, humanitarian, philanthropist, sociologist and social reform...

3/22/2015 3/22/2015

Ellen Hayes (1851 - 1930)

Ellen Amanda Hayes (September 23, 1851 – October 27, 1930) was an American mathematician and astronomer. She was a controversial character for not only being a female professor, but also e...

3/20/2015 3/20/2015

Laura Curtis Bullard (1831 - 1912)

Laura Curtis Bullard (1831–1912) was an American writer and women's rights activist. She founded a newspaper called The Ladies' Visitor, and Drawing Room Companion and published two novels wit...

3/17/2015 3/17/2015

Betsey Mix Cowles (1810 - 1876)

Betsey Mix Cowles dedicated her life to fighting slavery and improving the status of women. Her desire for a formal education led her to Oberlin College, where she completed two years of study in 1840....

3/4/2015 3/4/2015

Pat Foote (born May 19, 1930 in Durham, North Carolina) is a retired US Army Brigadier General. She served from 1959 to 1989, rising to the rank of brigadier general in 1986, and holds many firsts fo...

3/3/2015 3/3/2015

Amy Meredith Poehler MP

Los Angeles, California, United States

Los Angeles, California, United States

Amy Meredith Poehler /ˈpoʊlər/ (born September 16, 1971) is an American comedian, actress and voice actress. She was a cast member on the NBC television entertainment show Saturday...

9/29/2011 2/25/2015

Lester Frank Ward MP (1841 - 1913)

Lester Frank Ward (June 18, 1841 – April 18, 1913), was an American botanist, paleontologist, and sociologist, and first president of the American Sociological Association. He is credited as one...

6/10/2014 2/18/2015

Virginia Gildersleeve MP (1877 - 1965)

Virginia Crocheron Gildersleeve (October 3, 1877 – July 7, 1965) was an American academic, the long-time Dean of Barnard College, and the sole female US delegate to the April 1945 San Francisco ...

1/16/2015 1/16/2015

Cornelia Peake McDonald (1822 - 1909)

Cornelia Peake McDonald (June 14, 1822 – January 11, 1909) was an American diarist who was the author of A Diary with Reminiscences of the War and Refugee Life in the Shenandoah Valley, 1860...

12/18/2014 12/19/2014

Charlotte Denman Lozier (March 16, 1844-January 3, 1870) was an American physician and lecturer. A feminist, she campaigned for the Women's Suffrage and Workingwomen's Associations as well as other pro...

5/17/2013 12/16/2014

Rita de Acosta (1875 - 1929)

Rita Lydig (born Rita Hernandez de Alba de Acosta , October 1875– October 27, 1929) was an American socialite regarded as "the most picturesque woman in America." She was photographed by Adolf d...

6/4/2009 12/3/2014

Grace Gallatin Seton-Thompson (1872 - 1959)

"Grace Gallatin Seton-Thompson"

Grace Gallatin Seton-Thompson (1872-1959) was married to Ernest Seton Thompson from 1896 to 1935 and her own impressive career as an adventure writer and suffragist demonstrates telling connections bet...

12/2/2014 12/2/2014

Elinor Sophia Guggenheimer MP (1912 - 2008)

Elinor Sophia Coleman "Ellie" Guggenheimer (11 April 1912 – 29 September 2008) was an American civic leader, author, and philanthropist in New York City. Life and career Born in Manhattan,...

1/25/2011 12/1/2014

Betty Gram Swing (1893 - 1969)

Betty Gram Swing, born Myrtle Eveline Gram, (March 16, 1893 – September 1, 1969), was an American militant suffragist. She joined the women’s rights movement in 1917 and was subsequentl...

11/27/2014 11/27/2014

Maud Nathan (1862 - 1946)

Maud Nathan (October 20, 1862 - December 15, 1946) was an American social worker, labor activist and suffragist for women's right to vote. She came from a prominent New York family, descended from ...

7/28/2011 10/27/2014

Dorothy Ripley (1767 - 1832)

Dorothy Ripley (1767-1832) was an English missionary and writer who spent thirty years in the United States trying to secure better conditions for the slaves. Later in her life she became involved in p...

7/6/2013 10/24/2014

Coralie Cook (c.1862 - 1942)

From Monticello: Coralie Franklin Cook Dates: 1861-1942 Family: Colbert (Hemings) Occupation: College teacher; Public speaker; School board member Coralie Franklin Cook, Brown Colbert’s ...

10/6/2014 10/6/2014

Dianne Goldman Berman Feinstein, born Dianne Emiel Goldman[2] (/ˈfaɪnstaɪn/; born June 22, 1933) is the senior United States Senator from California. A member of the Democratic P...

6/7/2014 8/6/2014

Muriel Duckworth (1908 - 2009)

Muriel Helen Duckworth née Ball, CM, ONS (October 31, 1908 – August 22, 2009) was a Canadian pacifist, feminist and social and community activist. She was a practising Quaker, a religio...

8/3/2014 8/3/2014

Julia Archibald Holmes MP (1838 - 1887)

On August 5, 1858, 20-year-old Julia Archibald Holmes reached the lofty 14,115-foot summit of Pikes Peak, perhaps the most famous mountain in the United States. Not only did Miss Holmes become the firs...

1/29/2014 7/17/2014

Helen Gregory MacGill (1864 - 1947)

Helen Emma Gregory MacGill (January 7, 1864 – February 27, 1947) was one of Canada's first woman judges and for many years the only woman judge, and a noted women's rights advocate in Canada, ...

6/18/2012 6/26/2014

Liz Carpenter (1920 - 2010)

Mary Elizabeth "Liz" Sutherland Carpenter (September 1, 1920 – March 20, 2010) was a writer, feminist, former reporter, media advisor, speechwriter, political humorist, and public relations ex...

6/25/2014 6/25/2014

Anna Elizabeth Dickinson (1842 - 1932)

Anna Elizabeth Dickinson (October 28, 1842 – October 22, 1932) was an American orator and lecturer. An advocate for the abolition of slavery and for women's suffrage, as well as a gifted teach...

6/12/2014 6/12/2014

Mary Ritter Beard (1876 - 1958)

Mary Ritter Beard (August 5, 1876, Indianapolis, Indiana – August 14, 1958) was an American historian and archivist, who played an important role in the women's suffrage movement and was a lif...

6/12/2014 6/12/2014

Dudley Field Malone (1882 - 1950)

Dudley Field Malone (3 June 1882 – 5 October 1950) was an American attorney, politician, liberal activist, and actor. Early years He was the son of William C. Malone of New York City, a Ta...

6/12/2014 6/12/2014

Doris Stevens (1888 - 1963)

Note: birth date based on 1923 passport application identifying her as Mrs Doris Malone, "professionally Known as Doris Stevens" Doris Stevens (October 26, 1892 – March 22, 1963) was an Amer...

6/12/2014 6/12/2014

Anna Howard Shaw (1847 - 1919)

Anna Howard Shaw (February 14, 1847 – July 2, 1919) was a leader of the women's suffrage movement in the United States. She was also a physician and one of the first ordained female Methodist ...

6/12/2014 6/12/2014

Ella J. Knowles Haskell (1860 - 1911)

Ella J. Knowles Haskell (1860-1911) was the first female lawyer in Montana and the first female candidate for state attorney general in the United States. Biography Ella Knowles was born in North...

6/11/2014 6/11/2014

Molly Yard (1912 - 2005)

Mary Alexander "Molly" Yard (July 6, 1912 – September 21, 2005) was an American feminist of the late 20th century who was an assistant to First Lady Eleanor Roosevelt, and later a U.S. adminis...

6/7/2014 6/7/2014

Elizabeth Oakes Smith (1806 - 1893)

Elizabeth Oakes Smith (August 12, 1806 – November 16, 1893) was a poet, fiction writer, editor, lecturer, and women’s rights activist whose career spanned six decades, from the 1830s to...

5/26/2014 5/26/2014

Eliza Pickrell Routt (1839 - 1907)

Eliza Pickrell Routt, wife of John Routt, Colorado’s first state governor, was a pioneer in the struggle for women’s rights and was the first woman registered to vote in Colorado. As ...

5/6/2014 5/6/2014

Caroline Healey Dall (1822 - 1912)

Caroline Wells Healey Dall (June 22, 1822 – December 17, 1912) was an American feminist writer, transcendentalist, and reformer. She was affiliated with the National Women's Rights Convention,...

5/3/2014 5/3/2014

Alice Stone Blackwell (1857 - 1950)

Alice Stone Blackwell (September 14, 1857 – March 15, 1950) was an American feminist, suffragist, journalist, and human rights advocate. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Born September ...

10/31/2011 4/29/2014

Charlotte Perkins Gilman (1860 - 1935)

Charlotte Perkins Gilman (July 3, 1860 – August 17, 1935) was a prominent American sociologist, novelist, writer of short stories, poetry, and nonfiction, and a lecturer for social reform. She...

7/16/2007 4/27/2014