How Women Have Shaped the State

Weaving the Web of Minnesota Society

Expert Essay: Rhoda R. Gilman, a founding member of Women Historians of the Midwest and a former candidate for Lieutenant Governor of Minnesota, considers the influence of women in Minnesota: the Willmar 8, the Schubert Club, the Minnesota Woman Suffrage Association, and much more.

Color image of a Hmong girl’s hat in the traditional style. Made in St. Paul in 1989.

Hmong girl’s hat

Hmong girl’s hat in the traditional style. Made in St. Paul in 1989.

Black and white photograph of Abigail Hunt Snelling Chaplin, c.1885.

Abigail Hunt Snelling Chaplin

Abigail Hunt Snelling Chaplin, c.1885.

Black and white drawing of Abigail Hunt Snelling, c.1875.

Drawing of Abigail Hunt Snelling

Black and white drawing of Abigail Hunt Snelling, c.1875.

Oil portrait of Abigail Hunt Snelling, c.1818.

Abigail Hunt Snelling

Oil portrait of Abigail Hunt Snelling, c.1818.

Black and white photograph of left to right: Audre Lorde, Meridel Le Sueur, and Adrienne Rich, c.1980.

Left to right: Audre Lorde, Meridel Le Sueur, and Adrienne Rich

Left to right: Audre Lorde, Meridel Le Sueur, and Adrienne Rich, c.1980.

Black and white photograph of Meridel Le Sueur (right) with writer and poet Molly Culligan (left), 1980.

Meridel Le Sueur (right) with writer and poet Molly Culligan (left)

Meridel Le Sueur (right) with writer and poet Molly Culligan (left), 1980.

Black and white photograph of Meridel Le Sueur, c.1975.

Meridel Le Sueur, c.1975.

Meridel Le Sueur, c.1975.

Black and white photograph left to right: Gerald Vizenor, Chester Anderson, and Meridel Le Sueur, c.1974.

Left to right: Gerald Vizenor, Chester Anderson, and Meridel Le Sueur

Left to right: Gerald Vizenor, Chester Anderson, and Meridel Le Sueur, c.1974.

Black and white photograph of Meridel Le Sueur, c. 1940.

Meridel Le Sueur

Meridel Le Sueur, c.1940.

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