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Bridget "biddy" Mason: From Slave To Businesswoman (Signature Lives)

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Explore the remarkable journey of Bridget "Biddy" Mason in "Bridget 'Biddy' Mason: From Slave to Businesswoman (Signature Lives)," a moving narrative that charts her evolution from a California ex-slave to a pioneering nurse and midwife who initiated numerous philanthropic projects. Published on September 1, 2005, this book delves into the intersections of economic justice, racial justice, and gender equality through the life of a formidable woman who defied the constraints of her time. Elementary school students will find inspiration in Biddy's resilience and her strategic navigation through societal barriers to emerge as a successful entrepreneur and a beacon of community support. This biography not only sheds light on her personal achievements but also on how she fundamentally shaped the social fabric of her community. Readers are invited to reflect on how Biddy Mason's legacy can influence today's fight for justice and equality.
Published by Compass Point Books on September 1, 2005
112 pages
ISBN: 9780756510015
Best for readers in Elementary School
This book provides valuable insights into Economic JusticeGender Equality, and Racial Justice, highlighting key issues and advancements within these areas

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