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Women Leading the Way
Women Leading the Way is a national research, art and storytelling project that challenges high school students to explore the fundamental human right to vote by connecting their family history to the Suffrage Movement.
Remarkable Legacies of American Women
From the lives of young, immigrant women who worked the textile mills at Lowell National Historic Park to those of the female shipyard workers who were essential to the home front during World War II at Rosie the Riveter/World War II Home Front National Historic Park, women’s history can be found at every park.
Hearts of Our People: Native Women Artists
“At long, long last, after centuries of erasure, Hearts of Our People celebrates the fiercely loving genius of Indigenous women. Sumptuous, gorgeous, eternal, strange, this art is alive. Be prepared for an encounter with power and joy!”
—Louise Erdrich, author
The Best US Exhibitions for Women's History Month 2020
From a look back at the history of women’s marches to a group show highlighting African female artists, there’s a wide variety of artwork to celebrate
Celebrating Women's History Month
The Library of Congress, National Archives and Records Administration, National Endowment for the Humanities, National Gallery of Art, National Park Service, Smithsonian Institution and United States Holocaust Memorial Museum join in commemorating and encouraging the study, observance and celebration of the vital role of women in American history.
Rightfully Hers: American Women and the Vote
In celebration of the 100th anniversary of the 19th Amendment, Rightfully Hers: American Women and the Vote highlights the relentless struggle of diverse activists throughout U.S. history to secure voting rights for all American women.
Shall Not Be Denied - Women Fight for the Vote
Handwritten letters, speeches, photographs and scrapbooks, created by American suffragists who persisted for more than 70 years to win voting rights for women, are featured in a new exhibition at the Library of Congress. "Shall Not Be Denied: Women Fight for the Vote," tells the story of the largest reform movement in American history with documents and artifacts from the women who changed political history 100 years ago.
Woman's Suffrage Timeline
Interactive Woman's Suffrage time beginning in 1840 and ending with the ratification of the 19th Amendment on August 26, 1920.
American Art, Culture, and STEM Pioneers