Women in Washington
Women create history, through small accomplishments during day to day living or by taking part in extraordinary events. By reading Biographies, we can learn about the experiences of Washington women who shaped the history of the state and the nation. In Oral Histories, women tell their own stories in their own words. Women in Washington often joined Clubs and Organizations, working with other women to reform society, to challenge government, to better their communities, or just to enjoy each others' company. The Olympia Walking Tour marks important women's history sites in Olympia, Washington on a Google Map, allowing visitors to experience women's history as they travel through the city.