Women’s History Month Resources

March is Women’s History Month, a time to commemorate the significant role women played in shaping American history. The Gilder Lehrman Institute has numerous essays, primary sources, lesson plans, videos, and more on American women’s history. Explore a selection of resoures below, and click here to view a full list of resources:

Colonial America

The American Revolution

The Early Republic

Abolition and the Civil War

The Industrial and Progressive Eras

The Great Depression and World War II

1945 to the Present