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UCC LibGuides at Union County College
Bessie Coleman - the first female African American pilot
Bessie Coleman flamboyuantly performed stunts and aerial acrobatics before audiences in the United States and Europe.
Inspiring many young women, her determination helped her overcome poverty, racism, and gender discrimination.
Alice Paul began her life as a quiet girl from a strict Quaker family in New Jersey.
A woman's crusade : Alice Paul and the Battle for the Ballot by
Call Number: Find this book in Cranford at: B Pa281w
Alice Paul practiced peaceful civil disobedience in the pursuit of equal rights for women.
Kayla Mueller - Yesterday a contemporary, a "free spirit" with empathy for others; now, part of history.
In a letter from Kayla to her parents: "I have come to see that there is good in every situation, sometimes we just have to look for it." Learn about this 26 year old U.S. aid worker in our library's databases.
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Please explore two tabs at top for women's history "By Time, Event, or Movement" and "By Name." Also, learn about the organization which initiated "Women's History Month" at the following link.