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Five remarkable women with ties to the Chesapeake region

By: Joan Smedinghoff, Chesapeake Bay Program From authors to world leaders, inventors to entrepreneurs, the Chesapeake region has been home to some pretty remarkable people. Men such as George Washington, Thurgood Marshall, and Edgar Allan Poe are well known for being from the region—but for Women’s History Month, we wanted to celebrate a few of […]