Resources

WOMEN IN THE ARTS STUDENT ACTIVITIES: IMAGES AND EXPRESSIONS

PLEASE CLICK HERE FOR SUGGESTED ACTIVITIES

“Standing on the Shoulders: is a musical trilogy about Harriet Tubman, “Mother” Jones and Woodie Guthrie

and is written by Joe DeFilippo and performed by the R.J. Phillips Band, a group of Baltimore musicians. Joe DeFilippo: vocals, piano, bass guitar; Sue Tice: fiddle; Bill Phelan: mandolin, banjo, acoustic guitar; Leslie Darr, background vocals. Produced & recorded by: Bill Pratt at the Bratt Studio, Baltimore, MD.

Please CLICK HERE to listen to this wonderful song.

******************************************

As recommended by The Power of the Women’s Vote panel on September 22, 2018. A resource of interest to everyone that needs absentee voting information;

Please use this link for information: https://elections.maryland.gov/voting/absentee.html

 Below is a list of national resources and resources from the State of Maryland of interest to women and girls. 

Click this link: MCW-Listening-Tour-Report-FINAL to read about the “VOICES OF MARYLAND WOMEN” and see the Maryland Commission for Women “Listening Tour” results.

Please CLICK HERE for Heritage Trail poster

How Women Won the Vote Gazette with many interesting articles.

Courtesy of the National Women’s History Project.

Gazette_How-Women-Won-Vote- 

How Women Won the Vote and Planning for 2020.

Courtesy of the National Women’s History Project.

How Women Won the Vote Volume 2 2018

NHA / NHA Foundation

The National Humanities Alliance (NHA) is a nationwide coalition of organizations advocating for the humanities on campuses, in communities, and on Capitol Hill. Founded in 1981, NHA is supported by over 200 member organizations, including: colleges, universities, libraries, museums, cultural organizations, state humanities councils, and scholarly, professional, and higher education associations. It is the only organization that brings together the US humanities community as a whole.

The National Humanities Alliance Foundation (NHA Foundation) is the 501(c)(3) supporting foundation of the National Humanities Alliance. The NHA Foundation advances the humanities by conducting and supporting research on the humanities and communicating the value of the humanities to a range of audiences including elected officials and the general public.

For more information about this project contact Daniel Fisher at dfisher@nhalliance.org.-  and please visit:

https://humanitiesforall.org/projects/clio

Directory

MARYLAND COMMISSION FOR WOMEN

51 Monroe Street #1034

Rockville, MD 20850

301-610-4523

www.marylandwomen.org

 The Maryland Commission for Women collaborates with the Maryland State Department of Education in coordinating the Maryland Women’s History Project and with the Women Legislators of Maryland in coordinating the Maryland Women’s Hall of Fame. The Commission also honors young female leaders in a Women of Tomorrow project, and is a partner in the Maryland Women’s Heritage Center. Its goals are to promote the social, political, and economic equality for Maryland women.

 LOCAL COMMISSIONS FOR WOMEN IN MARYLAND:

Allegany County Commission for Women

 30 Washington Street · Cumberland, Maryland 21502 · 301-689-6515

 Dawne Lindsey, Chair

Anne Arundel County Commission for Women   

   P.O. Box 59

 Gambrills, MD 21054

 410-874-7612

 Chair: Jessica O’Kane

http://www.aacounty.org/boards-and-commissions/commission-for-women  

Baltimore City Commission for Women 

 City Hall · 100 N. Holliday Street · Suite 124

 Baltimore, Maryland 21202· 410-396-7541

bccfw@hotmail.com                                         

 Baltimore County Commission for Women

 400 Washington Avenue · Court House Suite 124 · Towson, Maryland 21204

 410-887-3448

women@baltimorecountymd.gov                                                                                             

 President: Bella Santos Owens

Jwilson@baltimorecountymd.gov

 Calvert County Commission for Women

 175 Main Street Prince · Prince Frederick, Maryland 20678 ·

 410-536-2205

chair@calvertwomen.org 

 Margaret Dunkle, Chair

mdunkle@gwu.edu

 Cecil County Commission for Women

 129 East Main Street · Elkton, Maryland 21921 · 410-996-5200  

cecilwomen@gmail.com

 Kathleen Kunda, Chair

 Charles County Commission for Women

 P.O. Box 2150 · La Plata, Maryland 20646 · 301-751-7553

 cccw@charlescounty.org  

 Chair: Christine Marie Parker                                                                                 

 Frederick County Commission for Women

 12 East Church Street · Winchester Hall · Frederick, Maryland 21701·

 301-600-1066

 commissionforwomen@fredco-md.net

 Jennifer Charlton-Shuldes, President

 Garrett County Commission for Women

 P.O. Box 623 · Oakland, Maryland 21550 ·

 301-334-8653

 Carol Reilly, Liaison

Harford County Commission for Women

 319 S. Main Street · Suite 307 · Bel Air, Maryland 21014 ·

 410-638-3117

 Lisa Title, Chair

 Sylvia Bryant, Director

 

Howard County Commission for Women

 6751 Columbia Gateway Drive · Suite 300 · Columbia, Maryland 21046 ·  

 410-313-6425                            

 Chair: Courtney Workman

 Lois Mikkila, Liaison

Montgomery County Commission for Women

 401 North Washington Street · Suite 100 · Rockville, Maryland 20850 ·

 240-777-8330

cfw@montgomerycountymd.gov

 Jaclyn Lichter, President

Prince George’s County Commission for Women

 6420 Allentown Road · Camp Springs, Maryland 20748 · 301-265-8420

 Carol-Lynn Snowden, Liaison    

 clsnowden@co.pg.md.us

St. Mary’s County Commission for Women

 P.O. Box 653 · Leonardtown, Maryland 20650 ·

 301-475-4200, ext. 1846          

 Cynthia Brown, Liaison    

cynthia_brown@co.saint-marys.md.us

Washington County Commission for Women

 100 W. Washington Street · Hagerstown, Maryland 21740 ·

 240-313-2216      

 Ladetra Robinson, President                            

Worcester County Commission for Women

 P.O. Box 126 • Winchester Hall • Snow Hill, Maryland 21863 •

 410-632-4950

 Sharone V. Grant, Chair

 MARYLAND FEDERATION OF BUSINESS AND PROFESSIONAL WOMEN

www.bpwmaryland.org

 The Maryland Federation of Business & Professional Women was established in 1929 as a not-for-profit profit, nonpartisan, and nonsectarian association. BPW/MD promotes equity for all women in the workplace through advocacy, education, and information.

MARYLAND HISTORICAL SOCIETY

 201 West Monument Street • Baltimore, Maryland 21201 •

 410-685-3750 • www.mdhs.org

 The Maryland Historical Society collects, preserves, and interprets the objects and artifacts that reflect the state’s history. The collections contain the papers of many notable Maryland women. Also available are traveling resource kits and historical interpreters who present programs on Maryland women. County and city historical societies provide information about Maryland women’s contributions in specific regions.

THE BALTIMORE CITY HISTORICAL SOCIETY

https://www.baltimorecityhistoricalsociety.org/

STRONG WOMEN IN HISTORY

http://strongwomeninhistory.com/

 MARYLAND STATE ARCHIVES

 350 Rowe Boulevard • Annapolis, Maryland 21401 •

 800-235-4045 • www.mdsa.net

The Archives is the official historical agency for the state. An on-line catalogue of holdings is available on the website. The Research On-line Division has such topics as “A Celebration of the Diversity of Women,” and “The Maryland Women’s Hall of Fame On-Line.”

Recent News

In Search of Rosie the Riveters

The Glenn L. Martin Maryland Aviation Museum located at Martin State Airport in Middle River is in search of women who worked in war industries during World War II for participating in its National...

Path To Excellence

MWHC Executive Director, Diana M. Bailey graces the cover of the Daily Record's "Path to Excellence" magazine.To read about Diana's unwavering leadership and the entire Path to Excellence

WOMEN IN THE ARTS STUDENT ACTIVITIES: IMAGES AND EXPRESSIONS

PLEASE CLICK HERE FOR SUGGESTED ACTIVITIES

“Standing on the Shoulders: is a musical trilogy about Harriet Tubman, “Mother” Jones and Woodie Guthrie

and is written by Joe DeFilippo and performed by the R.J. Phillips Band, a group of Baltimore musicians. Joe DeFilippo: vocals, piano, bass guitar; Sue Tice: fiddle; Bill Phelan: mandolin, banjo, acoustic guitar; Leslie Darr, background vocals. Produced & recorded by: Bill Pratt at the Bratt Studio, Baltimore, MD.

Please CLICK HERE to listen to this wonderful song.

******************************************

As recommended by The Power of the Women’s Vote panel on September 22, 2018. A resource of interest to everyone that needs absentee voting information;

Please use this link for information: https://elections.maryland.gov/voting/absentee.html

 Below is a list of national resources and resources from the State of Maryland of interest to women and girls. 

Click this link: MCW-Listening-Tour-Report-FINAL to read about the “VOICES OF MARYLAND WOMEN” and see the Maryland Commission for Women “Listening Tour” results.

Please CLICK HERE for Heritage Trail poster

How Women Won the Vote Gazette with many interesting articles.

Courtesy of the National Women’s History Project.

Gazette_How-Women-Won-Vote- 

How Women Won the Vote and Planning for 2020.

Courtesy of the National Women’s History Project.

How Women Won the Vote Volume 2 2018

NHA / NHA Foundation

The National Humanities Alliance (NHA) is a nationwide coalition of organizations advocating for the humanities on campuses, in communities, and on Capitol Hill. Founded in 1981, NHA is supported by over 200 member organizations, including: colleges, universities, libraries, museums, cultural organizations, state humanities councils, and scholarly, professional, and higher education associations. It is the only organization that brings together the US humanities community as a whole.

The National Humanities Alliance Foundation (NHA Foundation) is the 501(c)(3) supporting foundation of the National Humanities Alliance. The NHA Foundation advances the humanities by conducting and supporting research on the humanities and communicating the value of the humanities to a range of audiences including elected officials and the general public.

For more information about this project contact Daniel Fisher at dfisher@nhalliance.org.-  and please visit:

https://humanitiesforall.org/projects/clio

Directory

MARYLAND COMMISSION FOR WOMEN

51 Monroe Street #1034

Rockville, MD 20850

301-610-4523

www.marylandwomen.org

 The Maryland Commission for Women collaborates with the Maryland State Department of Education in coordinating the Maryland Women’s History Project and with the Women Legislators of Maryland in coordinating the Maryland Women’s Hall of Fame. The Commission also honors young female leaders in a Women of Tomorrow project, and is a partner in the Maryland Women’s Heritage Center. Its goals are to promote the social, political, and economic equality for Maryland women.

 LOCAL COMMISSIONS FOR WOMEN IN MARYLAND:

Allegany County Commission for Women

 30 Washington Street · Cumberland, Maryland 21502 · 301-689-6515

 Dawne Lindsey, Chair

Anne Arundel County Commission for Women   

   P.O. Box 59

 Gambrills, MD 21054

 410-874-7612

 Chair: Jessica O’Kane

http://www.aacounty.org/boards-and-commissions/commission-for-women  

Baltimore City Commission for Women 

 City Hall · 100 N. Holliday Street · Suite 124

 Baltimore, Maryland 21202· 410-396-7541

bccfw@hotmail.com                                         

 Baltimore County Commission for Women

 400 Washington Avenue · Court House Suite 124 · Towson, Maryland 21204

 410-887-3448

women@baltimorecountymd.gov                                                                                             

 President: Bella Santos Owens

Jwilson@baltimorecountymd.gov

 Calvert County Commission for Women

 175 Main Street Prince · Prince Frederick, Maryland 20678 ·

 410-536-2205

chair@calvertwomen.org 

 Margaret Dunkle, Chair

mdunkle@gwu.edu

 Cecil County Commission for Women

 129 East Main Street · Elkton, Maryland 21921 · 410-996-5200  

cecilwomen@gmail.com

 Kathleen Kunda, Chair

 Charles County Commission for Women

 P.O. Box 2150 · La Plata, Maryland 20646 · 301-751-7553

 cccw@charlescounty.org  

 Chair: Christine Marie Parker                                                                                 

 Frederick County Commission for Women

 12 East Church Street · Winchester Hall · Frederick, Maryland 21701·

 301-600-1066

 commissionforwomen@fredco-md.net

 Jennifer Charlton-Shuldes, President

 Garrett County Commission for Women

 P.O. Box 623 · Oakland, Maryland 21550 ·

 301-334-8653

 Carol Reilly, Liaison

Harford County Commission for Women

 319 S. Main Street · Suite 307 · Bel Air, Maryland 21014 ·

 410-638-3117

 Lisa Title, Chair

 Sylvia Bryant, Director

 

Howard County Commission for Women

 6751 Columbia Gateway Drive · Suite 300 · Columbia, Maryland 21046 ·  

 410-313-6425                            

 Chair: Courtney Workman

 Lois Mikkila, Liaison

Montgomery County Commission for Women

 401 North Washington Street · Suite 100 · Rockville, Maryland 20850 ·

 240-777-8330

cfw@montgomerycountymd.gov

 Jaclyn Lichter, President

Prince George’s County Commission for Women

 6420 Allentown Road · Camp Springs, Maryland 20748 · 301-265-8420

 Carol-Lynn Snowden, Liaison    

 clsnowden@co.pg.md.us

St. Mary’s County Commission for Women

 P.O. Box 653 · Leonardtown, Maryland 20650 ·

 301-475-4200, ext. 1846          

 Cynthia Brown, Liaison    

cynthia_brown@co.saint-marys.md.us

Washington County Commission for Women

 100 W. Washington Street · Hagerstown, Maryland 21740 ·

 240-313-2216      

 Ladetra Robinson, President                            

Worcester County Commission for Women

 P.O. Box 126 • Winchester Hall • Snow Hill, Maryland 21863 •

 410-632-4950

 Sharone V. Grant, Chair

 MARYLAND FEDERATION OF BUSINESS AND PROFESSIONAL WOMEN

www.bpwmaryland.org

 The Maryland Federation of Business & Professional Women was established in 1929 as a not-for-profit profit, nonpartisan, and nonsectarian association. BPW/MD promotes equity for all women in the workplace through advocacy, education, and information.

MARYLAND HISTORICAL SOCIETY

 201 West Monument Street • Baltimore, Maryland 21201 •

 410-685-3750 • www.mdhs.org

 The Maryland Historical Society collects, preserves, and interprets the objects and artifacts that reflect the state’s history. The collections contain the papers of many notable Maryland women. Also available are traveling resource kits and historical interpreters who present programs on Maryland women. County and city historical societies provide information about Maryland women’s contributions in specific regions.

THE BALTIMORE CITY HISTORICAL SOCIETY

https://www.baltimorecityhistoricalsociety.org/

STRONG WOMEN IN HISTORY

http://strongwomeninhistory.com/

 MARYLAND STATE ARCHIVES

 350 Rowe Boulevard • Annapolis, Maryland 21401 •

 800-235-4045 • www.mdsa.net

The Archives is the official historical agency for the state. An on-line catalogue of holdings is available on the website. The Research On-line Division has such topics as “A Celebration of the Diversity of Women,” and “The Maryland Women’s Hall of Fame On-Line.”

Recent News

In Search of Rosie the Riveters

The Glenn L. Martin Maryland Aviation Museum located at Martin State Airport in Middle River is in search of women who worked in war industries during World War II for participating in its National...

Path To Excellence

MWHC Executive Director, Diana M. Bailey graces the cover of the Daily Record's "Path to Excellence" magazine.To read about Diana's unwavering leadership and the entire Path to Excellence

WOMEN IN THE ARTS STUDENT ACTIVITIES: IMAGES AND EXPRESSIONS
PLEASE CLICK HERE FOR SUGGESTED ACTIVITIES

******************************************

Below is a list of national resources and resources from the State of Maryland of interest to women and girls. 

Please CLICK HERE for Heritage Trail poster

How Women Won the Vote Gazette with many interesting articles.
Courtesy of the National Women’s History Project.
Gazette_How-Women-Won-Vote- 

How Women Won the Vote and Planning for 2020.
Courtesy of the National Women’s History Project.
How Women Won the Vote Volume 2 2018

NHA / NHA Foundation

The National Humanities Alliance (NHA) is a nationwide coalition of organizations advocating for the humanities on campuses, in communities, and on Capitol Hill. Founded in 1981, NHA is supported by over 200 member organizations, including: colleges, universities, libraries, museums, cultural organizations, state humanities councils, and scholarly, professional, and higher education associations. It is the only organization that brings together the US humanities community as a whole.

The National Humanities Alliance Foundation (NHA Foundation) is the 501(c)(3) supporting foundation of the National Humanities Alliance. The NHA Foundation advances the humanities by conducting and supporting research on the humanities and communicating the value of the humanities to a range of audiences including elected officials and the general public.

For more information about this project contact Daniel Fisher at dfisher@nhalliance.org.-  and please visit:
https://humanitiesforall.org/projects/clio

Directory

MARYLAND COMMISSION FOR WOMEN
51 Monroe Street #1034
Rockville, MD 20850
301-610-4523
www.marylandwomen.org
 The Maryland Commission for Women collaborates with the Maryland State Department of Education in coordinating the Maryland Women’s History Project and with the Women Legislators of Maryland in coordinating the Maryland Women’s Hall of Fame. The Commission also honors young female leaders in a Women of Tomorrow project, and is a partner in the Maryland Women’s Heritage Center. Its goals are to promote the social, political, and economic equality for Maryland women.

 LOCAL COMMISSIONS FOR WOMEN IN MARYLAND:

Allegany County Commission for Women
 30 Washington Street · Cumberland, Maryland 21502 · 301-689-6515
 Dawne Lindsey, Chair

Anne Arundel County Commission for Women   
 
 P.O. Box 59
 Gambrills, MD 21054
 
410-874-7612
 Chair: Jessica O’Kane
http://www.aacounty.org/boards-and-commissions/commission-for-women  

Baltimore City Commission for Women 
 
City Hall · 100 N. Holliday Street · Suite 124
 Baltimore, Maryland 21202· 410-396-7541
bccfw@hotmail.com                                         

 Baltimore County Commission for Women
 400 Washington Avenue · Court House Suite 124 · Towson, Maryland 21204
 410-887-3448
women@baltimorecountymd.gov                                                                                             
 President: Bella Santos Owens
Jwilson@baltimorecountymd.gov

 Calvert County Commission for Women
 175 Main Street Prince · Prince Frederick, Maryland 20678 ·
 410-536-2205
chair@calvertwomen.org 
 Margaret Dunkle, Chair
mdunkle@gwu.edu


 Cecil County Commission for Women

 129 East Main Street · Elkton, Maryland 21921 · 410-996-5200  
cecilwomen@gmail.com
 Kathleen Kunda, Chair

 Charles County Commission for Women
 P.O. Box 2150 · La Plata, Maryland 20646 · 301-751-7553
 
cccw@charlescounty.org  
 
Chair: Christine Marie Parker                                                                                 

 Frederick County Commission for Women
 
12 East Church Street · Winchester Hall · Frederick, Maryland 21701·
 301-600-1066
 
commissionforwomen@fredco-md.net
 
Jennifer Charlton-Shuldes, President

 Garrett County Commission for Women
 P.O. Box 623 · Oakland, Maryland 21550 ·
 301-334-8653
 Carol Reilly, Liaison

Harford County Commission for Women
 319 S. Main Street · Suite 307 · Bel Air, Maryland 21014 ·
 410-638-3117
 Lisa Title, Chair
 
Sylvia Bryant, Director
 

Howard County Commission for Women
 6751 Columbia Gateway Drive · Suite 300 · Columbia, Maryland 21046 ·  
 410-313-6425                            
 Chair: Courtney Workman
 Lois Mikkila, Liaison

Montgomery County Commission for Women
 
401 North Washington Street · Suite 100 · Rockville, Maryland 20850 ·
 240-777-8330
cfw@montgomerycountymd.gov
 Jaclyn Lichter, President

Prince George’s County Commission for Women
 6420 Allentown Road · Camp Springs, Maryland 20748 · 301-265-8420
 Carol-Lynn Snowden, Liaison    
 
clsnowden@co.pg.md.us

St. Mary’s County Commission for Women
 P.O. Box 653 · Leonardtown, Maryland 20650 ·
 301-475-4200, ext. 1846          
 Cynthia Brown, Liaison    
cynthia_brown@co.saint-marys.md.us

Washington County Commission for Women
 
100 W. Washington Street · Hagerstown, Maryland 21740 ·
 240-313-2216      
 Ladetra Robinson, President                            

Worcester County Commission for Women
 P.O. Box 126 • Winchester Hall • Snow Hill, Maryland 21863 •
 410-632-4950
 Sharone V. Grant, Chair

 MARYLAND FEDERATION OF BUSINESS AND PROFESSIONAL WOMEN

www.bpwmaryland.org
 The Maryland Federation of Business & Professional Women was established in 1929 as a not-for-profit profit, nonpartisan, and nonsectarian association. BPW/MD promotes equity for all women in the workplace through advocacy, education, and information.

MARYLAND HISTORICAL SOCIETY
 201 West Monument Street • Baltimore, Maryland 21201 •
 410-685-3750 • www.mdhs.org

 The Maryland Historical Society collects, preserves, and interprets the objects and artifacts that reflect the state’s history. The collections contain the papers of many notable Maryland women. Also available are traveling resource kits and historical interpreters who present programs on Maryland women. County and city historical societies provide information about Maryland women’s contributions in specific regions.

THE BALTIMORE CITY HISTORICAL SOCIETY
https://www.baltimorecityhistoricalsociety.org/

STRONG WOMEN IN HISTORY
http://strongwomeninhistory.com/

 MARYLAND STATE ARCHIVES

 350 Rowe Boulevard • Annapolis, Maryland 21401 •
 800-235-4045 • www.mdsa.net

The Archives is the official historical agency for the state. An on-line catalogue of holdings is available on the website. The Research On-line Division has such topics as “A Celebration of the Diversity of Women,” and “The Maryland Women’s Hall of Fame On-Line.”

Recent News

In Search of Rosie the Riveters

The Glenn L. Martin Maryland Aviation Museum located at Martin State Airport in Middle River is in search of women who worked in war industries during World War II for participating in its National...

Path To Excellence

MWHC Executive Director, Diana M. Bailey graces the cover of the Daily Record's "Path to Excellence" magazine.To read about Diana's unwavering leadership and the entire Path to Excellence