For Women’s History Month, Devin and Lauren tell the story of Dr. Mary Walker: physician, heroine of the Civil War, and the only woman in history ever to be awarded the Medal of Honor. Born to progressive parents in western New York, Walker would defy the odds to become a surgeon, spy for the...
March 29, 2023
by A New York Minute in History
Research Associate in History, New York State Museum and Senior Lecturer, University of Maryland
New York History Journal
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