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Women Making History

Lecture no. 17 from the course: Experiencing America: A Smithsonian Tour through American History

Women Making History

Taught by Professor Richard Kurin | 31 min | Categories: The Great Courses Plus Online History Courses

Explore the struggle for an inclusive role for women in American society. Chart the history of the women’s suffrage movement; witness Helen Keller’s miraculous story; follow Amelia Earhart’s heartbreaking career in the air; and get a glimpse into Julia Child’s life as a television pioneer and cultural icon.

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