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Why is the chisholm trail important?

The Chisholm Trail was important because it is how cattle were  driven from Texas to Kansas before the railroad expanded. It was  the main route ranchers used and it allowed (MORE)

Why was Shirley Chisholm admired?

She was an American politician, educator, and author. She was a Congresswoman, representing New York's 12th Congressional District for seven terms from 1969 to 1983. In 1968, (MORE)

What awards did Shirley Chisholm win?

Shirley Chisholm received numerous honorary degrees, and such awards as Brooklyn College Alumna of the Year, Key Woman of the Year, Outstanding Work in the Field of Child Welf (MORE)

Who was Shirley Chisholm?

Shirley Chisholm was the first African American Congresswoman; there had been black senators and representatives in congress, but until she was elected in 1968, they had all b (MORE)