Women in American History

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Author of Century of Dishonor who argued against unfair treatment of American Indians.
Social reformer who fought for better treatment of the mentally ill.
Founder of the Hull House, and the first woman to win the Nobel Peace Prize.
Conservationist who wrote Silent Spring and started the movement to ban DDT.
Feminine Mystique author who incited second wave of feminism in the 20th century.
First woman appointed to a presidential cabinet.
Muckraker who wrote scathing expose of Rockefeller's Standard Oil Company.
The First Lady who supported the Civil Rights Movement and founded the UN Association of the United States.
The first black poet published in America.
First female presidential candidate who opposed corrupt businessmen and supported free love.
Writer of the Declaration of Sentiments who organized the 1848 Seneca Falls Convention.
Publisher of The Revolution who co-founded the National Woman Suffrage Association.
The First Lady who saved countless priceless artifacts from the White House when the British invaded.
Freed slave who led over 300 slaves to freedom on the Underground Railroad.
A freed slave-turned suffragist who famously said, 'Ain't I a woman?'
The Puritan who was banished from the Massachusetts Bay Colony for arguing with male church leaders and believed in Antinomianism.
First woman in US Congress (from Montana).
Writer of A Treatise on Domestic Economy who advocated for the better education of female teachers.
Sisters who fought for female suffrage after male abolitionists mocked them for speaking in public.
The First Lady who desired educational opportunities and property rights for women.
The 'First Lady of Civil Rights' who inspired the Montgomery Bus Boycott.
Conductor on the underground railroad who wrote Uncle Tom's Cabin.
Founder of Planned Parenthood who promoted birth control and reproductive health education.
Founder of the Red Cross who helped give medical attention to Union soldiers.
Black journalist who documented lynching in America.

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