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Can you fill in the missing word in the sentences about firsts by American women? Answers must fit in alphabetical order.

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Fill in the blankAnswers - In Alphabetical OrderYear
Effa Manley, co-owner of the Negro League's Newark Eagles, was the first woman to be elected to the ____ Hall of Fame.2006
Kathryn D. Sullivan became the first American woman to walk in space, during a mission on the Space Shuttle '____'.1984
Jeannette Rankin was the first woman to be elected to ____.1916
Nellie Tayloe Ross became the first woman to lead a state when she was elected ____ of Wyoming.1924
Dr. Mary Edwards Walker was the first (and is still the only) woman to receive the Medal of ____.1865
Arabella Mansfield became the first female ____ in the U.S. when she passed the Iowa bar exam.1869
Carla Hayden is the first woman, and first African-American, to be confirmed as ____ of Congress.2016
Antoinette Brown Blackwell was ordained by the Congregational Church of South Butler, New York, becoming the first American female ____.1853
Mona Van Duyn became the first female United States ____ Laureate. 1992
Upon her appointment to the LAPD, Alice Stebbins Wells became the first American woman to serve as a ____ officer. 1910
Victoria Woodhull was the first woman to run for the office of the ____.1872
Frances Perkins became the first female Cabinet member when she was appointed ____ of Labor.1933
Belva Lockwood was the first woman to argue a case before the ____ Court.1880
Ellen Swallow Richards became the first woman to be admitted to the prestigious Massachusetts Institute of ____. 1870
Lydia Taft was the first woman who was legally allowed to ____.1756

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