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By Jane Wrath
Special To The Times 

Women Celebrated At Library Exhibit – Brevard NC


Last updated 3/12/2014 at 1:03pm

NASA astronaut Mae C. Jemison is one of several women profiled in the library exhibit celebrating Women's History Month. (Times photos by Michael Rogers)

Women's History Month is being celebrated at the Transylvania County Library.

The 2014 theme for this nationwide event is: Celebrating Women of Character, Courage, and Commitment.

The library offers a display presented by the Brevard chapter of the American Association of University Women (AAUW) paying tribute to a few of the many women whose achievements have made a difference in history and society.

In 1981, The National Women's History Project (NWHP), an educational non-profit, originated the idea of a national celebration of women, including a look at women's history from a new pe...

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