Patricia Ashman is a retired professor of history and women’s studies at the University of Central Missouri.

Articles Authored

Luella St. Clair Moss. [The College Widow, Christian College, 1918]

Luella St. Clair Moss, an educator and community activist, was born in Virden, Illinois, to…

Carry Nation. [Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Division, LC-DIG-ggbain-05640]

Carry Amelia Moore Nation, an internationally known temperance crusader, was born on…

Leonor Sullivan. [Official Manual of Missouri, 1993–1994]

Leonor Alice Kretzer Sullivan was the first woman elected to the US Congress from a…