Dr. Seuss book Oh the Places You'll Go given to high school graduate. Notes inside from every teacher and coach she'd ever had.
Top 10 Most Successful Companies Founded by Women
Top 10 Most Successful Companies Founded by Women -Women’s Suffrage Organizations
The three women pictured in this incredible photograph from 1885 -- Anandibai Joshi of India, Keiko Okami of Japan, and Sabat Islambouli of Syria -- each became the first licensed female doctors in their respective countries. The three were students at the Women’s Medical College of Pennsylvania; one of the only places in the world at the time where women could study medicine. - http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2014/04/08/19th-century-women-medical-school_n_5093603.html
Rep. Gerry Connolly speaks with members of the Turning Point Suffragist Memorial Association dressed in early 20th century suffragist clothes. The group is working to erect a memorial in Fairfax County, Va. #womenshistory
The Women’s Land Army, often referred to as “The Forgotten Army”, was actually formed in 1917 by Roland Prothero, the then Minister for Agriculture. With 6 million men away to fig…
Alice Paul - She went on a hunger strike where she was force fed raw eggs (down her nose) until she vomited blood. She was then put into a sanitorium with the hopes of being declared insane. Her doctor's reply said, “Courage in women is often mistaken for insanity.” Suffrage passed 3 years later - we need to readjust our definition of #HERO.
Women sacrificed to bring us the right to vote: The wording for equality that the suffragettes fought for is still not in the US constitution... "Failure is impossible with the life long dedication of committed women." Susan B. Anthony, sufragette.
Suffragist Parade - Fifth Avenue, New York City, 1912
From Elizabeth I to Jane Austen: Ten of the greatest British women