Annie Edson Taylor

Today for Woman Wednesday I am featuring Annie Edson Taylor. The oldest and only woman to survive going solo over Niagara Falls in a barrel. Today I am reviving an old post, you can listen to the story of Annie through this podcast! This can be downloaded and listened to later go her to download […]

Madeleine M. Kunin - Woman Wednesday

Governor Madeleine M. Kunin Elected governor in 1985, Kunin is the first and only female governor of Vermont.  She was the first Jewish governor of Vermont. She was the first woman in U.S. history to be elected governor three times. Kunin upended the hold that male WASPs long had over Vermont politics.  As governor, she created Vermont’s […]