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Lighting the Way: Historic Women of the SouthCoast

Walking trail, website, app and school curriculum

Free guided tours of the Lighting the Way Walking Trail 
Next scheduled tour will be announced soon!
Meet at the Whaling Museum

 

Explore the new website
historicwomensouthcoast.org
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Download the mobile App
historicwomensouthcoast.org/tour
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AMPLIFYING HISTORY

by lifting women’s voices and inspiring generations to come

Lighting the Way: Historic Women of the SouthCoast explores the historical impact of women from diverse cultural and ethnic backgrounds who shaped their SouthCoast communities, the nation, and the world. The Project is unearthing remarkable stories of women’s callings that required grit, tenacity, and enduring commitment to their families, careers, and communities.