The Arts

Louisa May Alcott: Author of Little Women and Little Men

Jane Austen A.D.- 1775-1817 GREAT ENGLISH NOVELIST

Hildegard Von Bingen – Medieval Writer

Carol Jacobs-Bond – American Songwriter

Elizabeth B. Browning – A.D. 1800-1861 English Poetess

Pearl Buck – Writer and Humanitarian

Fanny Crosby – Hymn Writer and Poet

Emily Dickinson –  19th Century Poet

Mary Abigail Dodge (Gail Hamilton) – American Authoress

Maria Edgworth  – English Novelist

Amelia B. Edwards – English Novelist and Egyptologist 1831-1892

Elizabeth C. Gaskell – English Novelist of Industrial Life 1810-1865

Elizabeth Meriwether Gilmer –  Advice Columnist

Sarah Josepha Hale – 19th Century Author and Editor

Elizabeth Hamilton  – Irish Author and Educator

Felicia Dorothea Hemans – English Poet & Dramatist

Marietta Holley – 19th Century American Author

Harriet G. Hosmer  – American Sculptor 1830 – 1908

Vinnie Ream Hoxie –  American Sculptor

Jean Ingelow  – Popular English Poetess 1820-1897

Mahalia Jackson – Queen of Gospel Music

Helen Keller Writer – Lecturer and Advocate for the Handicapped

Clara Louise Kellogg – American Opera Singer

Lucy Larcom Mill Girl – Teacher, and Poetess 1826-1893

Jenny Lind -The World’s Sweetest Singer 1821-1887

Sarah Jane Lippincott – The Legendary “Grace Greenwood”

Hannah More – English Author & Philanthropist

Mary Murfee – Novelist

Margaret Oliphant – Scottish Novelist and Biographer 1828 – 1897

Margaret Fuller Ossoli – American Authoress 1810-1850

Adelina Maria – Patti Opera Singer

Jane & Anna Maria Porter – English Romantic Novelists

Beatrix Potter –  Author of Peter Rabbit

Euphrosyne Parepa Rosa  – Singer

Margaret E. Sangster-  Author – and Editor of Harper’s Bazaar

Sarah Siddons  – Actress

Edith Sitwell  –   Modern Poet

Maria Tallchief Prima – Ballerina 1925

Mary Virginia Terhune  – Author

Frances Trollope  – English Critic of American Domestic Life

Phillis Wheatley  – First African-American Writer of Consequence

Laura Ingalls Wilder  –  Pioneer & Author