Remarkable Women of San Diego: Pioneers, Visionaries and Innovators

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San Diego enjoys a diverse legacy of formidable female leaders. Ellen Browning Scripps financed and established the groundbreaking Scripps Oceanography Institute. In 1927, Belle Benchley became the nation's first female zoo director and for nearly thirty years pioneered new forms of exhibition and developed the world-class San Diego Zoo. Guatemalan activist and advocate Luisa Moreno established the United Fish Cannery Workers Union to protect the rights of workers during World War II. Ruth Alexander set new altitude records ...

Remarkable Women of San Diego: Pioneers, Visionaries and Innovators 2016, History Press

ISBN-13: 9781467118262

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Remarkable Women of San Diego: Pioneers, Visionaries and Innovators 2016, History Press Library Editions

ISBN-13: 9781540201409

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