Notable Women Series
Books in the Series
of the Bay State
Women of the Golden State
of the Lone Star State
of the Empire State
series featuring prominent and often
under-recognized women from every state, the
book is a must for
both classroom and library.
will love this easy-to-use introduction
Each profile includes:
One or two
illustrations of the woman
A turning-point event
in the person’s life
A short biography
fascinating additional facts about
the profiled woman or her times.
An extensive timeline
Ideas for further
reading and research
A glossary of
The book is
perfect for units on women’s studies,
biography, or just for fun. Each
chapter has been
extensively researched. A partial
appears at the end of the book.
research bibliography is available in
by Apprentice Shop Books
Sculptor Evelyn Beatrice Longman
studio assistant for Daniel Chester French.
French was best known for his statue of
Abraham Lincoln at the Lincoln Memorial.
Evelyn was the only female assistant
he ever hired. She worked with him
on many projects, including
the Lincoln Memorial.
Astronomer Dorrit Hoffleit joined
American Association of Variable Star
Observers (AAVSO) when she was 23 years old.
She remained a member for 77 years.
Award winning writer
Madeleine L'engle wrote her first
story at five years old. She began
keeping a journal at eight.
about these and 22 other
remarkable women from Connecticut.
Each profile includes a biography, illustrations,
a timeline, additional fun facts, sources
for further reading, and a glossary.
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