Margaret Haley, c. 1904, business manager, Chicago Teacher's Federation. Collection of Ferret Research. Collection of Ferret Research. Maggie L. Walker, c. 1913, founder, St. Luke's Bank & Trust Co./Consolidated Bank & Trust Co. Courtesy of Maggie L. Walker Nat'l Historic Site, NPS.   

 

NEW! Have Courage, Work Hard: Quotations on Work and Success from the First Women of Business by Mary Goljenboom. 200 quotations on business, management, and life from 56 businesswomen. We sorted through hundreds of articles and interviews to bring you this unique collection. Includes short biographies.
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First Ladies of Business: A Journal of Professional Determination is our daybook profiling 28 historic American female managers and entrepreneurs.
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