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The American Woman: Portraits of Courage (1976)

Developed from Anne Grant's book, Our North American Foremothers, this film recreates historical moments and women who fought for equality and freedom over the span of the 18th, 19th, and 20th centuries.

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Judge
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Rosa Parks
Helen Gallagher ...
Mary Harris Jones
Katherine Glass ...
Sybil Ludington
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Belva Lockwood
Hal Holden ...
The Husband (Belva Lockwood Trial)
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Elizabeth Cady Stanton
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John Adams
Jacqueline Mayro ...
The Wife (Belva Lockwood Trial)
Claudia McNeil ...
Sojourner Truth
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Abigail Adams
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Harriet Tubman
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Deborah Sampson
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Susan B. Anthony
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Developed from Anne Grant's book, Our North American Foremothers, this film recreates historical moments and women who fought for equality and freedom over the span of the 18th, 19th, and 20th centuries.

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20 May 1976 (USA)  »

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