Divergent Roads: The Historical Paths of Women Leaders in New Orleans

Women's History Seen through Amistad Collections

Amistad Research Center

This exhibition draws upon the rich library and manuscript collections at the Amistad Research Center to showcase the achievements of women educators, businesswomen, civil rights activists, and leaders that have shaped the city of New Orleans.

Learn more from the links below:

Divergent Roads: The Historical Paths of Women in New Orleans Blog Series

NOLA4Women: Mildred Martinez and the Martinez Kindergarten School

NOLA4Women: Rosa Freeman Keller: A White Ally That Fought Racism

NOLA4Women: Jane T. Lemann & Social Welfare in New Orleans

About the Exhibit

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