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Memory of Carrie Tuggle to be honored with plaque :: Newspaper Clippings

Memory of Carrie Tuggle to be honored with plaque :: Newspaper Clippings

Education Carrie Tuggle, 1859-1924 :: Newspaper Clippings

Education Carrie Tuggle, 1859-1924 :: Newspaper Clippings

Tuggle Institute house :: Photographs

Tuggle Institute house :: Photographs

Cecilia Payne - the woman who discovered what the universe is made of has not so much as received a memorial plaque. Every high school student knows that Isaac Newton discovered gravity, that Charles Darwin discovered evolution, and that Albert Einstein discovered the relativity of time. But when it comes to the composition of our universe, the textbooks simply say that the most abundant atom in the universe is hydrogen. And no one ever wonders how we know.

Cecilia Payne discovered that the universe is mostly made of hydrogen. Every high school student knows that Isaac Newton discovered gravity. But textbooks say only that hydrogen is the most abundant atom in the universe.

Bland, Carrie Tuggle sitting in her wedding dress (no date given, though she was born in 1877) Shasta Historical Society

Bland, Carrie Tuggle sitting in her wedding dress (no date given, though she was born in Shasta Historical Society

Mrs. Carrie A. Tuggle :: Newspaper Clippings-obituary

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Elegance Personified: Mrs. Daisy Bates (Nov 11, 1914 - November 4, 1999) Civil Rights activist, publisher, writer, and woman of courage. Thank You!

Civil rights activist, publisher, writer, & a woman of courage Daisy Bates widely known for advising the Little Rock Nine in

Dr. Leila Denmark, the world's oldest practicing physician when she retired at age 103. She spent her 70-year medical career helping children.

World's oldest practicing doctor Leila Denmark dies at 114 - Georgia born and raised, practiced in Atlanta her entire life. Fantastic story of a truly fantastic woman.

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