• This Day in Women's History calendar 

    Women's History Month - Exhibits & Themes 

    Special Museum Collections 

    National Women's History Museum

    History Units on "Women in US History"

    9 Times Women Saved the Day (US History/Wars)

    8th Grade US History special theme: Women's Suffrage (Unit: Reformers)

    Colonial/Revolution Unit:
    - Anne Hutchinson
    - Elizabeth Key
    - Mercy Otis Warren
    - Esther DeBerdt Reed
    - Phyllis Wheatley
    - Abigail Adams
    - Pocahontas
    - Queen Anne of the Pamunkey
    - Chief Weetamo of the Wampanoag
    - Prudence Cummings Wright
    - Mary Ludwig Hays

    - Nancy Hart
    - Lydia Barrington Darragh



    1800's
    Frontier women:
    - Molly Brant: Native American Diplomat and Spy.
    - 'Mad' Anne Bailey: Frontier Scout and Messenger. 

    - Jemima Boone: A Young Woman of the Woods.
    - Sacagawea: Translator and Guide.
    - Mary Donoho: Southwest Innkeeper.
    - Narcissa Whitman: Oregon Missionary.
    - Susan Shelby Magoffin: Chronicler of the Dusty Trail.
    - Sarah Winnemucca: peacemaker, teacher.


    Education/Culture/Social Causes:
    - Emma Willard
    - Elizabeth Blackwell
    - Dorothea Dix
    - Mary Lyon
    - Francis Willard
    - Amelia Bloomer
    - Florence Nightingale
    - Dolley Madison


    Suffrage leaders:
    - Elizabeth Cady Stanton
    - Susan B. Anthony
    - Lucretia Mott
    - Sarah J.S. Garnet
    - Mabel Lee
    - Sojourner Truth
    - Lucy Stone
    - Maria W. Stewart

    Abolitionists:
    - Sarah Grimke
    - Angelina Grimke
    - Harriet Tubman
    - Lucretia Mott
    - Sojourner Truth
    - Lucy Stone
    - Harriet Beecher Stowe
    - Frances Ellen Watkins Harper

     

    Civil War:

    - Mary Edwards Walker
    - Sarah Emma Edmonds 
    - Kate Cumming
    - Phoebe Pember
    - Mary Livermore
    - Clara Barton 
    - Frances Clayton (Frances Clalin)
    - Jennie Hodgers (Albert Cashier)
    - Sarah Rosetta Wakeman (Private Lyons Wakeman)
    - Loreta Janeta Velazquez
    - Sarah Edmonds Seelye (Franklin Flint Thompson)