07 jul 31

Sarah Alden Bradford Ripley (31 jul 1793 – 26 jul 1827 | Boston MA – Concord MA) scholar, educator, Unitarian, intellectual, letter correspondent

Jane Currie Blaikie [A.K.] Hoge (31 jul 1811 – 26 aug 1890 | Philadelphia PA – Chicago IL) author, fundraiser, welfare worker, Civil War administer of Chicago Sanitary Commission, co-founded Chicago Home for the Friendless

Lydia Moss Bradley (31 jul 1816 – 16 jan 1908 | Vevay IN – Peoria IL) social activist, college founder, philanthropist, independent financial manager, founded Bradley Polytechnic Institute

Sarah J. Garnet (31 jul 1831 – 17 sep 1911 | Brooklyn NY – Brooklyn NY) author, educator, suffragist, seamstress, school principal, educational activist

Amelia Stone Quinton (31 jul 1833 – 23 jun 1926 | Jamesville NY – Ridgefield Park NJ) Native American rights activist / advocate / organizer

Marion Talbot (31 jul 1858 – 20 oct 1948 | Thun, Switzerland – Chicago IL) author, educator, college president, domestic science teacher, women’s rights activist, co-founded American Association of University Women (AAUW)

Mary Morris Vaux Walcott (31 jul 1860 – 22 aug 1940 | Philadelphia PA – St Andrews, New Brunswick) artist, naturalist, wildflower watercolorist

Helen Barrett Montgomery (31 jul 1861 – 19 oct 1934 | Kingsville OH – Summit NJ) educator, social reformer, missions activist, philanthropist, Bible translator, non-fiction writer, children’s magazine editor, autobiographical author

Margarete Bieber (31 jul 1879 – 25 feb 1978 | Schönau, German Empire – New Canaan CT) Jewish-German-American author, professor, art historian, classical archaeologist

Mollie Moon (31 jul 1908 – 24 jun 1990 | Hattiesburg MS – Queens NY) civil rights / community activist, founder / president National Urban League Guild

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