Frances Willard

Hello Readers,

 

This week’s person in history is Frances Willard. She worked tirelessly for causes she believed in.

 

An American temperance leader and reformer, lecturer, writer, and educator, Frances Willard was instrumental in the formation of the Prohibition Party and was widely known for her early support of women’s right to vote. Willard traveled extensively across the United States and Europe speaking in support of both movements. Click here to read more.

 

Donna

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