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Star lover
November 14th, 2018, 08:15 AM
When Susan La Flesche Picotte graduated from the Woman's Medical College of Pennsylvania in 1889, she was the first Native American woman in the United States to receive a medical degree.

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Returning to Nebraska, where she was born, she set up a medical practice and worked to build a hospital in Walthill, Nebraska, which is now a National Historic Landmark named in her honor.

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Vonnie
November 14th, 2018, 09:51 AM
Wow! Especially since women did not get to vote until 1920!