Category: Suffragists

Women at Work: Mary Ann Shadd Cary

She was both the first black North American woman to publish and edit a newspaper and the first to be admitted to law school. #19forthe19th @usnatarchives via Instagram https://www.instagram.com/p/B3HX5tBhE6j/ Mary Ann Shadd Cary is...

Women of STEM: Harriot Hunt #19forthe19th

After this homeopathic doctor was denied admission to medical school because of her sex, she campaigned for women’s rights and started a college fund benefiting several of America’s first female doctors. #19forthe19th @usnatarchives via...