Fact Monster: Famous Firsts by American Women


Subject:
History , Women , Women , History

Description:
Timeline of major milestones achieved by women throughout American history, such as Elizabeth Blackwell (1849), the first woman in the U.S. with a medical degree; Belva Ann Lockwood (1879), the first woman admitted to practice before the U.S. Supreme Court; and Effa Manley (2006), the first woman elected to the Baseball Hall of Fame. Includes links to additional information for selected women. From Information Please.

Creator:
Imbornoni, Ann-Marie; Johnson, David; Haney, Elissa

Publisher:
Pearson Education

Language:
English

Source:
http://www.factmonster.com/spot/womensfirsts1.html


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