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Compiled by Dr. Beverly Bond, Dr. Our goal is to raise funds to expand the project in hopes to share the stories, history, and vision of these remarkable Memphis women. A special, first-edition brochure was unveiled at the 35th Women of Achievement award ceremony on Sunday, March 24th, LaVerne Tolley Gurley — Researcher and educator specializing in radiological technology 2. Marion Scudder Griffin — First woman attorney in Tennessee 3. Annie Cook — Turned her home into a hospital to care for victims of the Yellow Fever epidemic 6. The Upstanders Mural — Mural honoring Memphians who stand up for the rights of others.
Ida B. Wells — Teacher turned journalist, anti-lynching activist and suffragist 9.
Lucie Campbell — Teacher and musician Stop at Elmwood office, S. Dudleyfor map Mon-Sat Maxine Smith — Civil rights and public education leader Mertie Buckman — Advocate for human rights and social issues Lena Angevine Warner — Yellow Fever epidemic nurse and fighter for better sanitation and public health. Monument dedicated in to Memphis women by artist Gail Rothschild. After Neshoba failed, she continued to advocate for universal freedom.
Julia Hooks Founded a private school and a music academy to give African American children opportunity to learn. Susanne Coulan Scruggs Advocate for children, she founded the Memphis Playground Association, Juvenile Court and worked to improve public education. Juanita Williamson LeMoyne-Owen professor gifted in both teaching and scholarship, known especially for her research on the impact of speech patterns on learning. Now Red Fish. Women of Achievement, Splash Creative and partners are raising money to have these brochures printed and distributed throughout the city of Memphis.
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