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George Romney, A Portrait of Lady Emma Hamilton as Cassandra ,Wreath crowning her head

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Suffrage Postcards - Retronaut

REFORM: Suffragette Postcard - "Liberty & Her Attendants (Suffragettes) In Front Of Treasury Bldg." ~ When Postcards Were the Social Network

Cicely Hamilton Suffragist activist and writer.  'Diana of Dobsons' discussed the living conditions of shop girls, in contrast to their more glamorous personae in musical theatre, and 'A Pageant of Great Women', celebrated amazing women throughout history.

Cicely Hamilton Suffragist activist and writer. 'Diana of Dobsons' discussed the living conditions of shop girls, in contrast to their more glamorous personae in musical theatre, and 'A Pageant of Great Women', celebrated amazing women throughout history.

Ada Lovelace, daughter of Lord Byron (only the hottest Romantic poet ever), is credited with writing the first computer program. | Extraordinary Women Of History You Need To Know Now

Augusta Ada King, Countess of Lovelace December 1815 – 27 November commonly known as Ada Lovelace, was an English mathematician and writer chiefly known for her work on Charles Babbage's early mechanical general-purpose computer, the Analytical Engine.

"Surely the day will come when color means nothing more than skin tone, when religion is seen uniquely as a way to speak one's soul; when birth places have the weight of a throw of the dice and all men are born free, when understanding breeds love and brotherhood" Josephine Baker. Protesting in her own way against racism, she adopts 12 multi-ethnic orphans who she called the "Rainbow Tribe" She bore only one child, a stillborn in 1941.  French Sampler: Josephine Baker

Josephine Baker adopted 12 children, her Rainbow Tribe. Baker lived for some time with her children & husband at Château des Milandes, in Dordogne, France.

Josephine Baker

-For the Sweetheart table Josephine Baker - LOVE the shape of this coat maybe a different texture but I love the swirl it creates. Especially if there was a completely jewelled and faceted design underneath!