Marjorie Charlot

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May Morris

May Morris

Articles: Kennedy, Maev. “May Morris: the designer’s daughter determined not to be outdone,” The Guardian, August 25, 2017. Hughes, Kathryn. “Family tree: the exquisite brilliance of William Morris’s daughter,” The Guardian, September 29, 2017. Books: Morris, May. 1893. Decorative Needlework. (London: J. Hughes,). Website: Mary (May) Morris – Victoria and Albert Museum May Morris – […]

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Frances Gabe [Self-Cleaning House]

Frances Gabe [Self-Cleaning House]

Name: Frances Gabe Full Name: Frances Grace Arnholtz Date: June 23, 1915 – December 26, 2016 Born in: Idaho, U.S. Nationally: American Career: Artist, Sculptor, Jeweler and Inventor Invented: Self-Cleaning House in Newberg, Oregon Articles: Brown, Patricia Leigh. “The house that Frances Gabe built, from” from New York Times, February 08, 2002. “Modern marvel: The […]

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Shadi Ghadirian

Shadi Ghadirian

Name: Shadi Ghadirian Date: 1974 Born in: Tehran, Iran Nationality: Arab [Iranian] Career:  Photographer Note: Contemporary Photographer Articles: Lack, Jessica, “Artist of the Week 27: Shadi Ghadirian,” The Guardian, February 4, 2009. Websites: Shadi Ghadirian – Kashya Hildbrand – Zurich The Hidden World of Shadi Ghadirian – Kitchensisters Shadi Ghadirian – Wikipedia     

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Ellen Eglin [Clothes Wringer]

Ellen Eglin [Clothes Wringer]

Article: Smith, Charlotte, “Colored Woman Inventor,” The Woman Inventor, April 1890, Vol.1, No.1,  p.n.2. Warrick, Pamela, “Mothers of Invention: Science: Recognition has long proved elusive for women inventors. Catherine Greene helped build the cotton gin, but Eli Whitney got the patent. And whoever heard of Hedy Lamarr the inventor?,” Los Angeles Times, September 23, 1992. Books: […]

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Joan O’Malley

Joan O’Malley

 Books: Kearney, Mark, and Randy Ray. 2006. Whatever happened to–?: catching up with Canadian icons. Toronto, Ont: Hounslow. Websites: Deachman, Brace, “The story of the woman who sewed Canada’s first maple leaf flag,” Ottawa Citizen, June 30, 2016.  Dehaas, Josh “Woman recounts night she sewed Canada’s first Maple Leaf flag,” CTV News, May 29, 2015. Goodman, […]

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