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More than petticoats. Remarkable Pennsylvania women (More than petticoats series)

by Hertzog, Kate.

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Table of Contents:
  • Sybilla Masters (1676-1720), American inventor
  • Lydia Darragh (1728-1789), house spy
  • Margaret Corbin (1751-1800), half-soldier, full hero
  • Lucretia Mott (1793-1880), seeker of equality
  • Rebecca Webb Lukens (1794-1854), industrial leader
  • Mary Ambler (1805-1868), first responder
  • Ann Preston (1813-1872), pioneering doctor
  • Elizabeth Thorn (1832-1907), Civil War caretaker
  • Amanda Berry Smith (1837-1915), traveling evangelist
  • Ida Tarbell (1857-1944), muckraking journalist
  • Nellie Bly (1864-1922), undercover reporter
  • Mary Engle Pennington (1872-1952), refrigeration specialist
  • Florence Seibert (1897-1991), disease fighter
  • Marian Anderson (1902-1993), singer for equality
  • Rachel Carson (1907-1964), illuminating ecologist.
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