A fascinating introduction to Alpha Kappa Alpha’s pioneering members - women who have been active, visionary barrier breakers, seizing every opportunity to make a difference throughout the twentieth and twenty-first centuries. This exhibit ensures that their empowering stories continue to inspire and are not left out of recorded history.
North Atlantic Region
First Chief of the Children's Bureau of the United States Department of Labor. The appointment made her the first woman to head a key government bureau in the United States (1912 - 1921)