Read articles with discussions around Title IX in the Greater Grand Rapids area.
Women in Military Service
Read about women in the military form the Greater Grand Rapids Women’s History Council’s oral history collection.
Rediscovering Merze Tate
Kalamazoo journalist Sonya Bernard-Hollins gave a presentation titled, Rediscovering Merze Tate: A Remarkable African-American Woman who grew up in our own Backyard.
Click below to read a The Rapidian article written by GGRWHC board member, Sharon Hanks and a follow-up article about the Women’s History Month (March 2014) program on the life of Merze Tate. The program was co-sponsored by the GGRWHC and the Grand Rapids Study Club.
The following links provide further information about the life and times of Pearl Kendrick and her many accomplishments.