A Mexican-American botanist, plant collector, and adventurer.
A social reformer who promoted the establishment of mental asylums and proper treatment of the indigent mentally ill.
A contemporary figurative artist. Best known for her bust of Sojourner Truth, which is on display in Emancipation Hall at the Capitol Visitor Center in Washington, DC.
An attorney and judge. The 116th US Supreme Court justice and the first African-American woman in this position.
One of the major American abstract painters of the 20th century.
A civil and women's rights activist. One of the leading figures of the civil rights movement in the 1960s.
A designer, architect, and sculptress. Best known for designing the Vietnam Veterans Memorial in Washington, DC.
A social reformer, the founder and first president of the National Council of Jewish Women (NCJW).
A Native American guide and interpreter. The only woman on the Lewis and Clark Expedition to the Pacific Ocean.
A politician and diplomat. The first female Secretary of State in the US.