Center for Women's History

Women’s history is American history. Bring it into your classroom with our new curriculum!

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Major support for Women and the American Story provided by



Robert and Mercedes Eichholz Foundation



Curriculum website and learning experience made possible through a grant from



This program is supported as part of the Dutch Culture USA program by the Consulate General of the Netherlands in New York.



Lead support for New-York Historical's teacher programs provided by





Developer, Writer, and Project Manager
Marjorie Water

Contributing Writer
Allyson Schettino, Associate Director of School Programs

New-York Historical Society Education Division
Sharon Dunn, Vice President for Education
Mia Nagawiecki, Director of Education
Allyson Schettino, Associate Director of School Programs
Hunter Ellentuck, Education Associate
Lee Boomer, Professional Learning Associate
Leslie Hayes, Associate Director for Professional Learning
Daniel De Santis, Manager of Visual Arts Programs
Kinneret Kohn, Manager of Teen Programs
Rugan Lewis, Manager of Digital Learning Programs
Emma Nordin, Manager of School Programs
Joylene Ceballos, Professional Learning Coordinator
Leah Charles-Edouard, School Programs Coordinator
Diane Tinsley, Education Bookkeeper
Susan Zatt, Coordinator of Education Marketing

Scholar Reviewers
Catherine Allgor, PhD, Professor, UC Riverside; Nadine and Robert Skotheim Director of Education, The Huntington Library, Art Collections, and Botanical Gardens
Sarah Gordon, PhD, Senior Postdoctoral Marie Zimmermann Legacy Fellow in Women’s History

Teacher Reviewers
Loretta Brady, Sari Rosenberg, Jennifer Stalec

Teacher Advisors
Jason Baez, Nina Berke, Loretta Brady, Sarah Fischer, Mark Klarman, Brenda Pagan, Eugene Resnick, Sari Rosenberg, Jennifer Stalec, Michele Yokell

Pam Pollack, Pam Pollack Design

Jerome Tan, Web Manager
Ryan McCarthy, Muse Intermedia
Mihai Ghita, Muse Intermedia

Copy Editor
Ken Priester

Saving Washington Exhibition Team
Louise Mirrer, President and CEO
Valerie Paley, PhD, Director, Center for Women's History; VP and Chief Historian, New-York Historical Society
Cynthia Lee, PhD, Interpretative Planner
Alisa Wade, PhD, Andrew W. Mellon Predoctoral Fellow in Women's History
Jeanne Gutierrez, New-York Historical Society Senior Fellow in Women's History
Sarah Gordon, PhD, Senior Postdoctoral Marie Zimmermann Legacy Fellow in Women’s History
Laura Mogulescu, Senior Research Associate and Curatorial Project Coordinator
Sarah Litvin, Andrew W. Mellon Predoctoral Fellow in Women's History
Catherine Allgor, PhD, Scholarly Adviser
Eleanor Gillers, Supervisor of Rights and Reproductions
Dayna Bealy, Rights Clearance Coordinator

Special Thanks
Carol Berkin
Amy Larrabee Cotz
Christopher Densmore
The Dolley Madison Digital Edition
Barbara Duncan
Elizabeth Grant
Peter Hinks
David B. Mattern
Nelda Reid
Matthew Shaw
Holly C. Shulman
Susan A. Snell
Alison Waters
Judith Wellman
Shari Whitney


Major support for the Center for Women's History curriculum was provided by:

Lead support for Saving Washington was provided by Joyce B. Cowin and the Robert David Lion Gardiner Foundation. Additional support provided by Susan Klein. Exhibitions at New-York Historical are made possible by Dr. Agnes Hsu-Tang and Oscar Tang, the Saunders Trust for American History, and the New York State Council on the Arts with the support of Governor Andrew Cuomo and the New York State Legislature.


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