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Freedom Riders’ Mugshots

Joan Trumpauer Mulholland, Joan, a 19 year old freedom rider, was sentenced to two months in prison for her involvement in the integration of a Jackson, Mississippi bound train. She served more than the required two months because each addition day

Lucy Burns fought for women's right to vote.  Her and Alice Paul eventually formed the National Women's Party.  This is a photo of Burns after she was arrested for trying to gain the right to vote.

Lucy Burns was an American suffragist women's rights advocate. In 1917 she was imprisoned at Occoquan Workhouse for picketing the White House. She endured the “Night of Terror” by the guards. Photo by Harris Ewing

3rd century Rome had a major woman problem. Her name was Zenobia, and she took over a huge chunk of their empire in her brief and tumultuous career as rebel queen.

century Rome had a major woman problem. Her name was Zenobia, and she took over a huge chunk of their empire in her brief and tumultuous career as rebel queen.

Grace O'Malley was a 16th century Irish warrior who led a horde of broadsword-swinging Vikings, Celts, and Scottish Highlanders in naval operations that dominated the coast of Ireland for decades. Known to her contemporaries as "The Pirate Queen of Connaught,"

Grace O'Malley was a century Irish warrior who led a horde of broadsword-swinging Vikings, Celts, and Scottish Highlanders in naval operations that dominated the coast of Ireland for decades. Known to her contemporaries as "The Pirate Queen of Connaught,"

Black Women In History | 23 Amazing Black History Tumblrs

Rosa Parks was NOT the first black woman to refuse to give up her bus seat. But don't forget, Rosa Parks was a trained activist!

Great Women of Science {Set} by geeksweetie

‘Great Women of Science {Set}’ Women's Relaxed Fit T-Shirt by geeksweetie

Hedy Lamarr Starlet Hollywood Golden Age Spread Spectrum Technology Torpedo frequency jamming

Women in math and science

Hedy Lamarr: Hollywood actress and co-inventor of Spread Spectrum Technology Torpedo frequency jamming

I forgot which way was hot on my sink faucet yesterday // we all make accomplishments.... Some just aren't good ones XD

atomstargazer: Science enthusiasm in kids and teenagers, more two stories of year. Why is it that we always hear about amazing male scientists but are never told or taught about amazing women scientists?

Do You Have Royal Blood? Your Last Name May Tell You.

Wait my last name is derived from Pakistan cause that's where my ansestors are from.

Today marks the 101st birthday of actress and inventor Hedy Lamarr -- the glamorous movie star from the black-and-white era of film who co-invented a device that helped make possible the development of GPS, Bluetooth, and Wi-Fi technology! Born in Austria in 1914, the mathematically talented Lamarr moved to the US in 1937 to start a Hollywood career.

Hedy Lamarr is famous as a glamorous movie star from the black-and-white era of film. But what most people don't know about her is that, in she co-invented a device that helped make possible the development of GPS, Bluetooth, and Wi-Fi technology!

This makes me even more proud to be a successful working woman in 2015. Can't believe our ancestors actual dealt with this crap!

Women At Work In The 1940′s

"Give every girl an adequate number of rest periods during the day. You have to make some allowances for feminine psychology." Wow, this WWII guide for getting more 'efficiency' out of women employees is FUNNY.

DIY Mason Jar Terrarium - Winters in Jersey are pretty grey everyday. I was itching for some plant life. Hence, why I created these super easy Mason Jar Terrari…

DIY Mason Jar Terrarium

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