Profiles of women in history

Mary Anning (geologist, paleontologist)
Hertha Ayrton (electrical engineer)
Louise Bourgeois (midwife)
Margaret Bourke-White (photojournalist)
Kit Coleman (journalist)
Jill Craigie (journalist, actor, short & documentary filmmaker)
Marie Curie (physicist)
Rosalind Franklin (chemist)
Martha Gellhorn (foreign correspondent, author)
Caroline Herschel (astronomer)
Marguerite Higgins (journalist, author)
Hypatia (mathematician)
Wanda Jackson (rockabilly singer, guitarist)
Dame Kathleen Mary Kenyon (archeologist)
Jane Haldemond Marcet (science writer)
Memphis Minnie (blues guitarist, songwriter)
Florence Nightingale (nurse)
Ngozi Onwurah (filmmaker)
Lotte Reiniger (animator)
Sister Rosetta Tharp (guitarist, songwriter, gospel singer)

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