Explores the history of the Lone Star State through the stories of ten remarkable women whose courage and contributions made a profound impact on Texas. These pioneering women exhibited strength and triumph through their work as doctors, entrepreneurs, journalists, civil rights advocates, and more. All ten women, born before 1900, faced incredible challenges. Read about their exceptional lives in this collection of brief and absorbing biographies. Includes biographies of Mary Louise Guinan, Jessie Ames, Ima Hogg, Sara Ramirez, Sofie Hunington, Cynthia Ann Parker, Martha McWhirter and Sarah Bowman.
- by Greta Anderson
- 128 pages
- black and white illustrations
- 6 in. wide by 9 in. tall
- soft cover