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Jone Johnson Lewis

Updated Articles and Resources

By Jone Johnson Lewis

    Updated Articles and Resources
    • Dorothy Parker Quotes Created: Wednesday, May 04, 2005 Updated: Wednesday, April 16, 2014
      Quotes by Dorothy Parker - part of an extensive collection of quotations by notable women.
    • Notable African American Women Created: Thursday, January 18, 2007 Updated: Wednesday, April 16, 2014
      Find biographies and more about some of America's most notable black women, from colonial times to the present.
    • April 16 Created: Thursday, March 22, 2007 Updated: Wednesday, April 16, 2014
      April 16 - birthdates of notable women and other important events, plus quote for the day
    • Aimee Semple McPherson Created: Thursday, February 01, 2007 Updated: Wednesday, April 16, 2014
      Information on Aimee Semple McPherson, a pioneer in Pentecostal religion and center of a kidnapping scandal. A biography and carefully selected Net links for more information.
    • Elizabeth Blackwell Created: Tuesday, January 23, 2007 Updated: Wednesday, April 16, 2014
      Elizabeth Blackwell is known as the first woman physician in America. Learn about her life journey to that goal, and what she did after she graduated from medical school as a medical pioneer.
    • Poppet Created: Tuesday, January 03, 2012 Updated: Wednesday, April 16, 2014
      Poppet defined as part of a glossary on the Salem Witch trials of 17th century Massachusetts.
    • Witch Cake or Witch's Cake Created: Tuesday, January 03, 2012 Updated: Wednesday, April 16, 2014
      Witch Cake or Witch's Cake defined as part of a glossary on the Salem Witch trials of 17th century Massachusetts.
    • Superior Court of Judicature Created: Tuesday, January 03, 2012 Updated: Wednesday, April 16, 2014
      Superior Court of Judicature defined as part of a glossary on the Salem Witch trials of 17th century Massachusetts.
    • Spectral Evidence Created: Tuesday, January 03, 2012 Updated: Wednesday, April 16, 2014
      Spectral evidence defined as part of a glossary on the Salem Witch trials of 17th century Massachusetts.
    • Signing the Devil's Book Created: Tuesday, January 03, 2012 Updated: Wednesday, April 16, 2014
      Signing the devil's book - defined as part of a glossary on the Salem Witch trials of 17th century Massachusetts.
    • King William's War Created: Tuesday, January 03, 2012 Updated: Wednesday, April 16, 2014
      King William's War defined as part of a glossary on the Salem Witch trials of 17th century Massachusetts.
    • Half-Way Covenant Created: Tuesday, January 03, 2012 Updated: Wednesday, April 16, 2014
      Half-Way Covenant defined as part of a glossary on the Salem Witch trials of 17th century Massachusetts.
    • Goody Created: Tuesday, January 03, 2012 Updated: Wednesday, April 16, 2014
      Goody defined as part of a glossary on the Salem Witch trials of 17th century Massachusetts.
    • Examination Created: Tuesday, January 03, 2012 Updated: Wednesday, April 16, 2014
      Examination defined as part of a glossary on the Salem Witch trials of 17th century Massachusetts.
    • Covenanted Church Membership Created: Tuesday, January 03, 2012 Updated: Wednesday, April 16, 2014
      Covenanted church membership defined as part of a glossary on the Salem Witch trials of 17th century Massachusetts.
    • Court of Oyer and Terminer Created: Tuesday, January 03, 2012 Updated: Wednesday, April 16, 2014
      Court of Oyer and Terminer defined as part of a glossary on the Salem Witch trials of 17th century Massachusetts.
    • Abenaki Created: Tuesday, January 03, 2012 Updated: Wednesday, April 16, 2014
      Abenaki defined as part of a glossary on the Salem Witch trials of 17th century Massachusetts.
    • Catherine Howard Created: Saturday, January 08, 2011 Updated: Wednesday, April 16, 2014
      Biography of Catherine Howard, Queen consort and fifth wife of Henry VIII of England. She was beheaded for adultery and hiding her previous sexual history.
    • Queen Victoria's Children and Grandchildren Created: Friday, November 05, 2004 Updated: Wednesday, April 16, 2014
      A list of the children and grandchildren of Queen Victoria and Prince Albert, showing their intermarriages with other royal houses of Europe.
    • Sojourner Truth Quotes Created: Sunday, June 19, 2005 Updated: Tuesday, April 15, 2014
      Sojourner Truth was born a slave and her famous "Ain't I a Woman?" speech is known in several variants, because she not write it down.
    • Characters in The White Queen Created: Wednesday, June 19, 2013 Updated: Tuesday, April 15, 2014
      Elizabeth Woodville and the other women of the series The White Queen, as they really appeared in the Wars of the Roses.
    • Jeannette Rankin Created: Friday, August 22, 2008 Updated: Tuesday, April 15, 2014
      An in-depth biography of Jeannette Rankin, the feminist and pacifist who became the first woman elected to Congress.
    • Shirley Chisholm Quotes Created: Thursday, September 09, 2004 Updated: Tuesday, April 15, 2014
      Read quotes from first black woman member of Congress Shirley Chisholm, part of an extensive collection of quotations by notable women.
    • Anne Boleyn Created: Tuesday, August 04, 2009 Updated: Tuesday, April 15, 2014
      Biography and fact sheet about Anne Boleyn, second queen consort of Henry VIII and mother of Queen Elizabeth I, with pictures and a bibliography.
    • Angelina Grimké Created: Friday, April 20, 2012 Updated: Tuesday, April 15, 2014
      Profile of Angelina Grimké, a Southern woman from a slaveholding family who, along with her sister Sarah, became a key abolitionist.
    • Feminist Theorists Created: Friday, June 13, 2008 Updated: Tuesday, April 15, 2014
      Feminism is about equality of the sexes, and activism to achieve such equality for women. Not all feminist theorists have agreed about how to achieve that.
    • Simone de Beauvoir and Second-Wave Feminism Created: Thursday, July 01, 2010 Updated: Tuesday, April 15, 2014
      Was the feminist Simone de Beauvoir indeed part of Women's Liberation? Read what she had to say as she took her place in the movement she inspired.
    • 'The Help' and 1960s Feminism Created: Friday, September 30, 2011 Updated: Thursday, April 10, 2014
      The book's main plot is about women telling their stories in a society that has long refused to hear their voices. Is 'The Help' a feminist novel?
    • Elizabeth Arden Created: Saturday, July 30, 2005 Updated: Thursday, April 10, 2014
      Elizabeth Arden, cosmetics business executive, pioneered many advertising and marketing techniques. Learn more about her life and contributions here.
    • Harriet Beecher Stowe Created: Monday, February 05, 2007 Updated: Thursday, April 10, 2014
      Harriet Beecher Stowe, author of Uncle Tom's Cabin: how did she come to write about slavery, becoming one of the best-selling authors of the 19th century?
    • Mae West Quotes Created: Wednesday, March 12, 2008 Updated: Wednesday, April 09, 2014
      Her bawdy plays and movies were full of double entendres and attracted the attention of industry censors. Enjoy these selected Mae West quotations." itemprop="description"< --> itemprop="descriptio...
    • Glass Ceiling Created: Wednesday, June 03, 2009 Updated: Tuesday, April 08, 2014
      Defining the term glass ceiling, especially in relation to women's history and women's rights

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