Dr. Mary Fitzbutler Waring (1869-1958), physician, educator and civil rights activist

This biosketch was written by Dr. Carol Mattingly, Professor Emerita of English at the University of Louisville. For her full project on “African American Women and Suffrage in Louisville,” visit https://arcg.is/1O8muW.

Dr. Mary F. Waring

Dr. Mary Fitzbutler Waring (c1869-1958) from Louisville, physician and educator in Chicago, editor of the National Women's Magazine, and president of the National Association of Colored Women's Clubs. Image snipped from The History of the National Association of Colored Women’S Clubs, Inc.: A Legacy of Service. Edited by LaVonne Jackson Leslie. Xlibris Corp, 2012.

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