Bragg, Lynn.  More than Petticoats: Remarkable Idaho Women.  TwoDot, 2001

DeHart, Stan and Bette Myers. The Faces of History: Portraits of Men and Women Who Shaped Life in Boundary County Idaho.  Sandpoint, ID: Keokee Co. Pub., 1996.

Kristensen, Debora K. and Idaho State Bar. The First 50 Women in Idaho Law: 1895-1975.  Boise: Idaho State Bar, 2005.

Penson-Ward, Betty.  Idaho Women in History: Big and Little Biographies and Other Gender Stories (Volume 1).  Boise: Legendary Publishing, 1991.

Penson-Ward, Betty.  Who’s Who of Idaho Women of the Past: A Reference Dictionary.  Idaho Commission on Women’s Programs, 1981.


Oliver, Mamie O. “Boise’s Black Baptists: Heritage, Hope, and Struggle.” Idaho Yesterdays (Fall, 1996): 23-30.

Schackel, Sandra. “Becoming Visible: Women in American History.” Idaho Yesterdays (Fall, 1997): 4-9.

Sermon, Suzanne. “Early Women’s Organization in Boise.” Idaho Yesterdays (Fall, 1997): 20-26.

Waite, Robert G.  “The Women’s Club Movement in Idaho: A Document on the Early Years.” Idaho Yesterdays (Summer, 1992):19-23.


Hsü, I-hsien.  Chinese women in Idaho during the anti-Chinese movement before 1900. Thesis (M.A.)–University of Idaho, 1994.
Walker, Robyn C. An ethnography of an Idaho farm woman: embodied knowing and communication. Thesis (Ph. D.)–University of Utah, 2001.


List of Famous Idahoans:

Bibliography of Holdings of the Idaho State Historical Society on Idaho Women:


Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s