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Women In History

Eleanor Roosevelt: Facts And Trivia You Didn't Know Abo...

October 11, 2020

As FDR's first lady, Eleanor Roosevelt matured into a icon of the feminist movement and a symbol of charity and activism. But she wasn't always the wise, con...

Women's March On Versailles: The French Revolution

October 5, 2020

Throughout history, women's marches have had major impacts on the political landscape of a nation, from the 1908 march for women's suffrage in England which led to t...

19th Amendment: Aftermath And Stories About When Women ...

August 18, 2020

Three unidentified women make history by becoming the first of their sex to vote in an election after the 19th Amendment was passed, San Francisco, California, ...

Agnodice: The First Female Doctor Who Disguised As A Ma...

May 18, 2020

Today, roughly equal numbers of men and women study medicine, but for centuries, women were prohibited from the practice. That didn't stop Agnodice, a Greek ...

Boston Marriages: Two Healthy Unmarried Women Cohabitin...

February 14, 2020

With so many Elizabeths and Darcys running around over the years, you’ve likely heard that "it is a truth universally acknowledged that a single man in posse...

These Women Should Be Famous...

February 7, 2017

Scientists Pearl Kendrick and Grace Eldering created one of the world's first whooping cough vaccines in 1930s Grand Rapids. On their own time, with a lab and tiny budget, Kendrick and Elde...

Where Is Amelia Earhart? The Life of Great Woman and He...

November 16, 2016

"After midnight, the moon set, and I was alone with the stars. I have often said that the lure of flying is the lure of beauty, and I need no other flight to conv...

The Women Of Douglas Aircraft Company, 1942

November 12, 2016

In 1942, during World War II, thousands of women across the U.S. took on manufacturing jobs. They worked as mechanics, engineers, and often as test pilots. This collection of ph...

47 Rare Photos Of Women Who Changed History Forever

August 19, 2015

These strong women fought for their dreams, lived bravely, saved lives and influenced history forever. We hope you get inspired by these incredible women in history. Enj...