The story of a leader in science and education.
Excerpts from a midwife’s diary reveal information about women’s role in medicine in the Federal period.
An advertisement for the new jobs available to women in textile factories.
A scientist and writer who studied birds and fought to protect wildlife.
Rachel Carson’s testimony before Congress about the danger of pesticides.
A case designed to hold and distribute birth control pills.
The story of a mathematician whose calculations contributed significantly to the United States’ achievements in space exploration.
The story of the enslaved women who were forced to undergo experimental surgeries that laid the foundations for modern gynecology.
Four primary sources that illustrate the experiences of women nurses during the Civil War.
The story of the first woman to graduate from a U.S. medical college.