Happy 4th of July!

Accomplished American women scientists engineers justices activists

Happy Fourth of July to all the American women who have worked to make our country what it is today.  From activists and ground-breaking scientists to Supreme Court Justices and representatives, Our Secure Future is happy to celebrate the accomplishments of American women from all walks of life.

From top left, clockwise:

Susan B. Anthony, suffragette, photo courtesy the Library of Congress;

Dolores Huerta, Mexican-American labor leader and civil rights activistl photo by Tom Hilton;

Amelia Earhart, first woman to fly solo across the Atlantic Ocean, Wikimedia;

Eleanor Roosevelt, US delegate to the UN Commission on Human Rights and First Lady, photo courtesy United Nations Photo;

Coretta Scott King, civil rights activist and wife of Martin Luther King, Jr; 

Supreme Court Justices O'Conner, Sotomayor, Ginsberg, and Kagan;

Patsy Mink, first woman of color to be elected to US Congress

Harriet Tubman, abolitionist and activist,Photo courtesy the Library of Congress;

Mae Jemison, the first African American woman in space