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Sherry Shealy Martschink, Youngest Person Elected to State Legislature (1970) & Youngest Woman Elected to State House, 2010 Leading Women Award Recipient

Sherry Shealy Martschink, Youngest Person Elected to State Legislature & Youngest Woman Elected to State House, 2010 Leading Women Award Recipient

Lucy Stone delivered a speech on women's rights that converted Susan B. Anthony to the cause. When she married Henry Blackwell (brother of Elizabeth Blackwell) Lucy Stone kept her own name, thus coining the phrase "Lucy Stoner" to describe a married woman who retains her maiden name. Lucy Stone took the lead in organizing the American Woman Suffrage Association.

Visit the National Women’s Hall of Fame in Seneca Falls, New York The home of inspiration, innovation and imagination to learn more about great American women.

Florence B. Price — recognized as one of the two most prominent African American composers of the 20th century — was a favorite composer of legendary soprano Marian Anderson and the first African American woman to have her composition presented by a major symphony. Explore this Arkansas native’s extraordinary life and music in a special presentation of “The Caged Bird” on Monday, Nov. 16, at 9 p.m.

“The Caged Bird: The Life and Music of Florence B. Price”

Florence B. Price triumphed over prejudice and preconceptions to become the first African American woman to have a composition presented by a major symphony. Explore this Arkansas native's extraordinary life Nov.

Fantastic interview with my favorite ballerina, Evgenia Obraztsova. She expresses herself so beautifully, not just in dance but in words. She is an artist in every sense of the word.

Crime and enchantment

Fantastic interview with my favorite ballerina, Evgenia Obraztsova. She expresses herself so beautifully, not just in dance but in words.

Arlene Violet

Arlene Violet, Former Sister of Mercury Run, Female Elected as a State Attorney General, 2010 Leading Women Keynote Speaker

Tenenbaum to bow out as consumer agency chief

Tenenbaum to bow out as consumer agency chief

Inez Moore Tenenbaum, Chairman of the US Consumer Product Safety Commission, 2010 Leading Women Award Recipient

may i present to you...the devil in a bad makeup and i dont know how to name kids package...voila

the devil in a bad makeup and i dont know how to name kids package.

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Margaret Chase Smith She was the daughter of a barber in Skowhegan, Maine. Margaret worked after school at the five and 10 and took commerci.

Women Who Rock: Melody Barnes, former White House Domestic Policy Council Director

Melody Barnes, Former Adviser To President Obama, Talks Life Outside The Bubble

On her last day at the White House, Melody Barnes finished packing up what was left of the mementos she’d gathered over the past three years.

PHOTO: 'Fighting for Common Ground' author and former Senator Olympia Snowe (R) Maine on 'This Week' - ABC News

PHOTO: 'Fighting for Common Ground' author and former Senator Olympia Snowe (R) Maine on 'This Week' - ABC News

Hattie Hooker Wilkins (1875-1949) was the first woman elected to the Alabama State Legislature as a representative. She was a leading Alabama suffragist and, during her time in office, worked toward education and healthcare reform.

Hattie Hooker Wilkins was the first woman elected to the Alabama State Legislature as a representative. She was a leading Alabama suffragist and, during her time in office, worked toward education and healthcare reform.

New Organization of Leading Women for Shared Parenting May Finally End Courts Favoring Mothers - 'The reason we don't have shared parenting is because it's a big business. Family law attorneys make too much money off the years of legal fighting, and the state bar associations help their own keep their greedy claws controlling the system by lobbying state legislatures to oppose shared parenting bills.'

Justices struggle in weighing American Indian adoption case Veronica and her father Dusten Brown pose for a photo on Brown's parents' farm in Nowata, Oklahoma, in this handout photo taken in early

Women are playing leading roles across the political spectrum in the state, with Democrats hoping to flip the Arizona legislature and Republicans fielding strong female candidates at all levels.

Women are playing leading roles across the political spectrum in the state, with Democrats hoping to flip the Arizona legislature and Republicans fielding strong female candidates at all levels.

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