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Mostly Mothers: Women’s History at Congressional Cemetery

Historic Congressional Cemetery 1801 E Street, Southeast, Washington

This special tour focuses exclusively on the “eternal maternal”--  women for whom motherhood was central to their identities, their lives and sometimes their deaths.  Women celebrated on this tour may have been biological mothers, such as Lucy Bell, who devoted her life to fighting for her family’s freedom from slavery, and expectant mother Sarah Reed, [...]

$5