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Articles with keyword "Women"

Calamity Jane


Myth Versus Truth in the Life of Calamity Jane: Ask Glenda Bell

Calamity Jane spit, gambled, and dressed like a man and became a Western legend.

Molly Brown's house in Denver


Capitol Hill Pad

Molly Brown's digs in Denver were unsinkable, too.

Don Pepe” and Henrietta Figueres, 1942


First Lady of the Revolution

An Alabama girl married into a revolution in Costa Rica.

Kim Stauffer portrays Émilie Du Châtelet


Mistress of Math

Beyond her relationship with Voltaire, Émilie du Châtelet was one of the foremost thinkers of her time.

Portrait of Martha Jefferson Randolph


Impertinent Questions with Cynthia A. Kierner

On the devoted oldest daughter of Thomas Jefferson.

Wonder Woman collage


Super Role Model

The evolution of Wonder Woman.


Women in Combat

Soviet women who fought in World War II tell their stories in an exhibition in Ohio.

In Focus

Alice Smith Barkley

For twenty years, North Carolina's Alice Smith Barkley has spearheaded programs ranging from literacy campaigns to oral history training.


Heroes of the Sky

The Wright brothers' twelve-second flight at Kitty Hawk launches the aerial age.