Wisconsin Women Making History
Their Stories. Our Legacy.
Gwen T. Jackson
Gwen T. Jackson dedicated her life to serving others and volunteered for the American Red Cross for more than half a century.
Ada James was a Wisconsin suffragist leader who worked for women’s rights and other reforms in the early 20th century.
Janet Jennings, a news reporter, became known as “the Angel of the Seneca” for her heroic nursing work during the Spanish-American War.