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Indiana Women's History
March 16, 2022
Today we talk about significant figures in Indiana women’s history. We learn about women’s suffrage, a baseball team founded in South Bend during World War II, and the first African American and first woman appointed public defender of Indiana.
Produced by Micah Yason.
Nichelle M. Hayes
Founding Director, The Center of Black Literature and Culture at the Indianapolis Public Library
Deputy Director, Indiana Historical Bureau
Jill Weiss Simins
Staff Historian, Indiana Historical Bureau