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Women of the Civil War by Kellie Johnson.           DISCLAIMER
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Women of the Civil War
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Belle Boyd, aka  "La Belle Rebelle"
She worked as a spy for the Confederacy and also 
served as a courier and scout for Col. John S. Mosby's guerrillas
[ Linked at  INFO.com ]
[ Linked at Univ. of N.C. ]
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Louisa May Alcott Most famous for writting Little Women USD INFO.com
Ida B. Wells-Barnett A fearless anti-lynching crusader, suffragist, women's rights advocate, journalist, and speaker   INFO.com
Clara Barton The first President of the American Red Cross USD INFO.com
Carrie Berry (Her diary) See the civil war through the eyes of a ten year old girl in Atlanta, Georgia   INFO.com
Malinda Blalock She fought along side her husband as a Union soldier USD INFO.com
Mary Ann Shadd (Cary) A free black who was later appointed Army recruiting officer to enlist black volunteers in the state of Indiana. USD INFO.com
Katie Chase The "belle of Washington Society" during the turbulent days of the US Civil War USD INFO.com
Frances Clalin Photographs as a woman and as a man USD INFO.com
Kate Cummings Began her work as a volunteer nurse during the battlefield of Shiloh   INFO.com
Pauline Cushman An actress turned spy USD INFO.com
Sarah Morgan Dawson A young Southern belle who lost everything in the war, including two brothers who died the same week USD INFO.com
Dorthea Dix Was instrumental in establishing libraries in prisons and numerous mental hospitals   INFO.com
Sarah Emma Edmonds Disguised as a man, she fought in the Second Michigan Infantry   INFO.com
Rose O'Neal Greenhow One of the most renowned spies in the Civil War   INFO.com
Jennie Hodgers Fighting as a man, no person ever found out her true identity -- she even voted in a presidential election before women were given the right to vote USD INFO.com
Julia Ward Howe Writer, poet, leader for suffrage, reformer, and author of "Battle Hymn of the Republic" USD INFO.com
Harriet A. Jacobs An escaped slave who hid in a crawl space in her grandmother's attic for seven years before escaping to the north.  (Used pen name of Linda Brent )   INFO.com
Mary Todd Lincoln Wife of President Abraham Lincoln   INFO.com
Elizabeth Van Lew An eccentric Union spy   INFO.com
Phoebe Yates Levy Pember A dedicated nurse who became the chief matron of the 2nd division of Richmond's Chimborazo Hospital USD INFO.com
Emeline Pigott She would entertain Union soldiers, only to get confidential information from them and give it to the Confederates USD INFO.com
Harriet Beecher Stowe Most famous for writing Uncle Tom's Cabin USD INFO.com
Mary Surratt Accused, tried, and found guilty of assassinating President Abraham Lincoln USD INFO.com
Mary Church Terrell A teacher with a cause   INFO.com
Sarah E. Thompson Worked along side her husband assembling and organizing union sympathizers USD INFO.com
Sally Louisa Tompkins Appointed Captain of Cavalry, making her the only woman to hold a commission in the Confederate States Army USD INFO.com
Sojourner Truth Slave turned female abolitionist USD INFO.com
Harriet Tubman The most famous conductor on the Underground Railroad USD INFO.com
Loreta Janeta Velazquez She fought in the Battles of Bull Run, Ball's Bluff, Fort Donelson, and Shiloh until her secret was discovered   INFO.com
Ginnie Wade  (or Jennie) During the Battle of Gettysburg, she was killed by a stray bullet while she was making bread.   INFO.com
Sarah Rosetta Wakeman aka Lyons Wakeman   INFO.com
Mary Edwards Walker Medal of Honor Awardee, Surgeon, Spy USD INFO.com
Flags of the American Civil War       INFO.com
Historical and military map of the border and southern states
Map of the United States in 1895
Bibliography     via USD
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