WOMEN’S HISTORY MONTH
“Once women got what they wanted by crying, we of today got it by trying.”
Oakland, CA July 14, 1924 - Members of the Business and Professional Women’s Club break ground for the clubhouse they financed and built at 1550 Webster Street. Among them are holding company president Dr. Lillian Shields and club president Miss Suzanne Chalmers.
(E.A. “Doc” Rogers / Oakland Tribune Staff Archives)