December 16, 2018

Featured Source: Women’s Rights National Historical Park

Zoom into left half of this map (.pdf or online) to answer the following questions about the Women's Rights National Historical Park.Where is it and how would you get there from where you live? Why did the National Park Service choose this location? What would you do if you visited the park?Read the timeline half of the map (.pdf or online), then choose one section to research further. Search for the event or person on this website and elsewhere. Prepare a brief presentation on … [Read more...]

Primary Source Spotlight: Shirley Chisholm

U.S. legislation Sponsored or Cosponsored by Representative Shirley Chisholm 1969-1983U.S. legislation related to Representative Shirley Chisholm 1984 to presentShirley Chisholm image setDiplomat oral histories mentioning Shirley Chisholm (search the .pdf documents for Chisholm)Aaron Dixon civil rights oral history transcript discussing Shirley Chisholm"Women on the Ballot" Library of Congress Magazine January/February 2017 (pp. 16-19)"Women on the Move" Library of … [Read more...]