Mary Sherman Morgan - Chimiste - 1921-2004 - Scientifique américaine inventrice d'un comburant pour fusées en 1957
Julia Child was an American spy during WWII for the Office of Strategic Services (precursor to CIA). #WWII #History. Nevertheless, she became a top secret researcher for the director of the OSS, the legendary William "Wild Bill" Donovan. And, later, she worked to reduce the threat of U-boats, the deadly Nazi submarines. Who would have guessed?
Aunt Jemima interprétée par Anna Short Harrington (1897-1955)
"I want history to remember me not just as the first black woman to be elected to Congress, not as the first black woman to have made a bid for the presidency of the United States, but as a black woman who lived in the 20th century and dared to be herself." Shirley Chisholm 1968
Victoria Woodhull ran for president before women even had the right to vote in…
A portrait of Mary Eliza Mahoney, the first African American to study and work as a professionally trained nurse in the United States.