Premiering throughout summer 2020, “Headstrong” is a series of short documentaries about inspiring female leaders from right here in Indiana.
Meet suffragist and co-founder of the League of Women Voters Marie Stuart Edwards.
Marie Stuart Edwards
Meet Sarah Barrett Bolton, a poet who fought for women’s property rights in Indiana.
Sarah Barrett Bolton
Meet a suffragist and historian who tried to include more women in history textbooks.
Mary Ritter Beard
A reporter and activist, Fox was the first black journalist to write for a white newspaper
Lillian Thomas Fox
Meet Ida Husted Harper, a writer, suffragist, and close friend of Susan B. Anthony.
Ida Husted Harper
May Wright Sewall was a famous suffragist and community arts leader.
May Wright Sewall
Madam C.J. Walker was the first female self-made millionaire in America.