Texas Women's History Moments (1 - 7)

Feb 28, 2014

Credit Gerald W. Williams Collection-2008
For the first week of March we're highlighting contributions by Tejanas, African American and Native American women to Texas, plus a handful of individuals, including a couple Mollies and the namesake of our women in Texas history partner--Ruthe Winegarten.  

This year’s additions will also include Lady Bird Johnson, Sophia Alice Callahan, Annie Mae Hunt, Lydia Mendoza, Alberta Zepeda and Mary Couts Burnett. 

African American Women's Suffrage

 Mollie Bailey

 Ruthe Winegarten

 Native American Women in the 1500s to 1800s

 Maria Elena Zamora O’Shea

 Molly Ivins

 Tejanas and Civil Rights