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Video thumbnail: American Masters Lillian Gilbreth: Pioneering Inventor

American Masters

Lillian Gilbreth: Pioneering Inventor

Lillian Gilbreth was the first woman elected to the National Academy of Engineering.

Lillian Gilbreth: Pioneering Inventor

Video thumbnail: American Masters Maggie Lena Walker: Civil Rights Activist and Entrepreneur

American Masters

Maggie Lena Walker: Civil Rights Activist and Entrepreneur

Maggie Lena Walker was the first African-American woman bank founder and president.

Maggie Lena Walker: Civil Rights Activist and Entrepreneur

Video thumbnail: American Masters Grace Abbott: Social Work Pioneer

American Masters

Grace Abbott: Social Work Pioneer

Grace Abbott spent her life fighting for the rights of women, children and immigrants.

Grace Abbott: Social Work Pioneer

Video thumbnail: American Masters Aviator Bessie Coleman

American Masters

Aviator Bessie Coleman

Bessie Coleman was the first African American woman aviator.

Aviator Bessie Coleman