Jenson v. Eveleth Taconite Co.

Lois Jenson and her coworkers Patricia S. Kosmach and Kathleen Anderson filed the lawsuit Jenson v. Eveleth Taconite Co. in 1988, after years of harassment at Eveleth Mines. The case became the first sexual harassment class action tried in US federal court and set a precedent for future harassment trials.

Strohfus, Elizabeth (Betty) Wall (1919–2016)

Elizabeth (Betty) Wall Strohfus fell in love with flying airplanes in the 1940s and became a Women Airforce Service Pilot (WASP) during World War II. She fought for WASP veteran recognition in the 1970s, and from the 1990s until her death, she traveled across the country to tell her story and inspire others.

Photograph of Betty Strohfus, September 27, 2012.

Betty Strohfus

Betty Strohfus, a World War II Women Airforce Service Pilot (WASP), talks about her life and experiences as a WASP pilot with airmen and their families during a visit to Nellis Air Force Base on September 27, 2012. Strohfus was stationed at the base when it was called the Las Vegas Army Airfield (1943–1944).

Photograph of Betty Strohfus, September 27, 2012.

Betty Strohfus

Betty Strohfus, a World War II Women Airforce Service Pilot (WASP), talks about her life and experiences as a WASP pilot with airmen and their families during a visit to Nellis Air Force Base on September 27, 2012. Strohfus was stationed at the base when it was called the Las Vegas Army Airfield (1943–1944).

Photograph of Women Airforce Service Pilot (WASP) Betty Strohfus, ca. 1940s.

Betty Strohfus

Women Airforce Service Pilot (WASP) Betty Strohfus, ca. 1940s.

Julia. B. Nelson, ca. 1903

Julia B. Nelson

Julia B. Nelson, ca. 1903.

Julia B. Nelson, ca. 1866

Julia B. Nelson

Julia B. Nelson, ca. 1866.

Color image of Dorothy Molter and Ruth Molter at Point Cabin, Isle of Pines, Knife Lake, Boundary Waters Canoe Area ca. 1980s.

Dorothy Molter and Ruth Molter

Dorothy Molter and Ruth Molter at Point Cabin, Isle of Pines, Knife Lake, Boundary Waters Canoe Area ca. 1980s.

Color image of Dorothy Molter sitting at the kitchen table of the Point Cabin, Isle of Pines, Knife Lake, Boundary Waters Canoe Area, ca. 1970s.

Dorothy Molter at her kitchen table

Dorothy Molter sitting at the kitchen table of the Point Cabin, Isle of Pines, Knife Lake, Boundary Waters Canoe Area, ca. 1970s.

Color image of Dorothy Molter with her Polaris Mustang snowmobile, Isle of Pines, Knife Lake, Boundary Waters Canoe Area, ca. 1970s.

Dorothy Molter with her Polaris Mustang snowmobile

Dorothy Molter with her Polaris Mustang snowmobile, Isle of Pines, Knife Lake, Boundary Waters Canoe Area, ca. 1970s.

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