Click on each woman's name to learn more.
Iris Rivera (1942 - ) Legal secretary; unexpected activist
Mollie Netcher (1867-1954) Owner and leader of one of Chicago’s largest department stores
Mary Livermore (1820-1905) Fundraiser, women’s rights activist, lecturer
Margaret Hillis (1921-1998) Choral and orchestral conductor
Harold Washington Library
Vivian Gordon Harsh (1890-1960) First Black head librarian in the Chicago Public Library system