Texas Women's History Moments (15 - 21)
This week we're highlighting contributions by Hortense Ward, the first woman admitted to the Texas bar, blues singer Willie Mae "Big Mama" Thornton and Indian Women in Texas, plus an influential folk artist, a musician now memorialized on a stamp, and other individuals.
This year’s additions also include Ruthe Winegarten, Annie Mae Hunt, Sophia Alice Callahan, Alberta Zepeda and Janis Joplin.
Alice Dickerson Montemayor
Consuelo Gonzalez Amezcua
Willie Mae Thornton
Rosa Maria Hinojosa de Balli
Native American Women in Texas, Paleo to Archaic Eras