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Baker Ella

1903-1986Ella Baker was a civil rights activist who focused on grassroots organizing as a way to gain civil rights. Organizer…

Baker Sara Josephine

1873-1945Sara Josephine Baker was a physician who pioneered the field of public health, becoming the first director of the newly…

Balch Emily Greene

1867-1961Emily Greene Balch was a leader in the international peace movement as well as a social worker and trade union…

Bari Judi

1949-1997Judi Bari was an environmentalist who led the campaign against the logging of old-growth redwood forests in Northern California. She…

Barton Clara

1821-1912Clara Barton was a leading nurse during the Civil War who was known as 'the angel of the battlefield.' After…

Bascom Florence

1862-1945Florence Bascom was a leading geologist. She was the first woman awarded a Ph.D. by Johns Hopkins University and the…

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