07 jul 11

Susan Bogert Warner (11 jul 1819 – 17 mar 1885 | New York NY – Highland Falls NY) novelist, hymnist, teacher, religious / children’s fiction author, aka Elizabeth Wetherell

Phebe W. Sudlow (11 jul 1831 – 08 jun 1922 | Poughkeepsie NY – Davenport IA) autodidact, pioneer educator, first female US public school principal / school superintendent, first female president of Iowa School Teachers’ Association, first female professor of University of Iowa, free public library funder

Annie Armstrong (11 jul 1850 – 20 dec 1938 | Baltimore MD – Baltimore MD) religious leader, letter correspondent, women’s mission founder

Georgiana Drew Barrymore (11 jul 1854 – 2 jul 1893 | Philadelphia PA – Santa Barbara CA) actress, acting family matriarch

Anne Louise Gregory Ritter (11 jul 1868 – 15 nov 1929 | Plattsburgh NY – Denver CO) artist, potter, art teacher, landscape painter, watercolorist, Van Briggle Pottery co-founder / co-owner / co-designer

Edith Rickert (11 jul 1871 – 23 may 1938 | Canal Dover OH – Chicago IL) novelist, Medieval scholar, non-fiction author

Ellen Bailey Sullivan Woodward 11 jul 1887 – 23 sep 1971 | Winona MS – Washington DC) women / children’s security activist, New Deal director of women’s work relief programs

Florence Maria Ahlberg  (11 jul 1902 – 1 feb 1987 | Homer NE – Hayward CA) painter

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