More Than Petticoats: Remarkable Wisconsin Women

Book Description

More than Petticoats Wisconsin chronicles the accomplishments of Wisconsin women whose lives made a profound and lasting impression on the history of the state. Meet Margarethe Meyer Schurz, who brought the concept of kindergarten to America; Golda Meir, former Prime Minister of Israel; and Dr. Lillie Rosa Minoka-Hill, who brought medicine to Indian reservations; and many other women who impacted history in Wisconsin.

About Anderson, Greta

Greta Anderson is a freelance writer and editor and teaches writing at Kirkwood Community College in Cedar Rapids, Iowa. She is involved in local and prison literacy projects and is a community activist in Iowa City.