Categories
Uncategorized

The NOT Queen of Egypt & the NOT Sultana of Dehli

Hello and welcome! Here we are at Episode 3 and we are very glad to have you join us! I will be honest and say i wrote the blog for Episode 4 first so sorry for the little delay on this. Enjoy! Name: Hatshepsut Born:  1508 BCE     Died:  1458 BCE What they did: First […]

Categories
Uncategorized

Medical Mavens & The First Seagull in Space

Name: Edinburgh 7 (Sophia Jex-Blake, Isabel Thorne, Edith Pechey, Matilda Chaplin, Helen Evans, Mary Anderson, and Emily Bovell) Born: Multiple Dates        Died: Multiple Dates What they did: Forced the University of Edinburgh to accept them into medical school through numbers and perseverance. Facts: Sophia Jex-Blake applied to study medicine in Spring 1869 but […]

Categories
Uncategorized

Profile: Susan B. Anthony

Susan B. Anthony Profession: Suffragette Nationality:  American Born: February 15, 1820 Died: March 13, 1906 (aged 86) Cause of Death: Pneumonia Susan B. Anthony was born on February 15, 1820 in Adams, Massachusetts. Her father, Daniel, was a farmer and later a cotton mill owner and manager and was raised as a Quaker. Her mother, […]

Categories
Uncategorized

A Revolutionary Rider & a Revolutionary Writer

Thank you all for joining us for our first episode and now our first blog post! We are excited for this new adventure! Keep reading to learn more about the two incredible women we covered this week. Name: Sybil Ludington Born: 1761         Died: 1839 What she did: In 1777 rode 40 miles […]