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Past PHS LIVE Women's History in the PHS Archive

May 11, 2021

On March 18, 2021 staff from the Presbyterian Historical Society shared stories from the PHS collections that highlight the extraordinary work of women in the church.

Click below to hear Allison Davis talk about the In Her Own Right digitization project; Sonia Prescott share about Tillie Paul Tamaree, the first Native American woman elected as an elder in the Presbyterian Church in the U.S.A.; Lisa Jacobson explore the impact of Maragret Purchase, missionary and advocate; David Staniunas highlight the work of the Chicago Women's Liberation Union at 1970 General Assembly; and Liz Wittrig discuss the formation of the Voices of Sophia