Charlotta Bass was the first Black woman to run for Vice President of the United States.
Zitkála-Šá co-composed and wrote the libretto for the first American Indian opera.
Jeannette Rankin made history as the first woman elected to the U.S. Congress.
Jovita Idar was a Latina journalist who worked for an end to segregation and racism.
Martha Hughes Cannon was a historic state senator and public health pioneer.
Mary Church Terrell was a suffragist, civil rights activist and co-founder of the NAACP.
Sonora Webster Carver (1904-2003) was one of the most famous horse divers in the world.
Gertrude Ederle made history in 1926 as the first woman to swim across the English Channel