Historical Women

Mary Douglass Burnham was the founder and first president (ca. 1872-1880) of the Dakota League of Massachusetts, a branch of the Women’s Auxiliary of the Domestic and Foreign Missionary Society of the Protestant Episcopal Church. More Here

History Spotlight: Frances Joseph-Gaudet

joseph-gaudetFrances Joseph-Gaudet (1861- December 1934), prison reform worker and educator, was born in a log cabin in Holmesville, Mississippi of African American and Native American descent. More Here

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