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  • 15. S7 Ep 15 - Slawa Duldig

    25:30
    In the final ep of Season 7, Annie tells Phoebe all about Slawa Horowitz, an inventor, artist, interior designer, and teacher who designed, patented and manufactured the folding umbrella! If you have a spare 2 minutes, we'd love for you to rate and review our little podcast; it helps people like you who might also like what do find us!Chick PicksPodcast: Bronwynhttps://podcasts.apple.com/au/podcast/bronwyn/id1748010922Book: At The foot Of The Cherry Tree - Alli Parkerhttps://www.booktopia.com.au/at-the-foot-of-the-cherry-tree-alli-parker/book/9781460763520.html

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  • 14. S7 Ep 14 - Ettie Rout

    25:44
    This week, Phoebe tells Annie all about Ettie Rout, a safe sex campaigner in World War 1, who designed safe sex kits after recognising the venereal disease problem during the war. Her kits were handed out to all soldiers going on leave in an effort to administer preventative methods. If you have a spare 2 minutes, we'd love for you to rate and review our little podcast; it helps people like you who might also like what do find us!Chick PicksPodcast: Buried Boneshttps://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/buried-bones-a-historical-true-crime-podcast-with/id1455668750Book: The Accident - Fiona Lowehttps://www.booktopia.com.au/the-accident-fiona-lowe/book/9781867246992.html
  • 13. S7 Ep 13 - Eleanor of Toledo

    39:30
    This week, Annie tells Phoebe all about Eleanor of Toledo, a Spanish noblewoman who became the world's first lady as the Duchess of Florence—the first wife of Cosimo I de' Medici. A keen businesswoman, she financed many of her husband's political campaigns and is credited with introducing tomatoes, amongst other herbs and vegetables, to Italy. If you have a spare 2 minutes, we'd love for you to rate and review our little podcast; it helps people like you who might also like what do find us!Chick PicksTV Show: Stanley Tucci- Searching for Italyhttps://www.sbs.com.au/ondemand/tv-series/stanley-tucci-searching-for-italy/season-2Book: With My Little Eye - Sandra Hoganhttps://www.booktopia.com.au/with-my-little-eye-sandra-hogan/book/9781760878467.html
  • 12. S7 Ep 12 - Marie Beuzeville Byles

    30:51
    This week, Phoebe tells Annie all about Marie Beuzeville Byles, the first practising female solicitor in New South Wales. She was also an Australian conservationist, pacifist, mountaineer, explorer, avid bushwalker, feminist, journalist, and original member of the Buddhist Society in New South Wales.If you have a spare 2 minutes, we'd love for you to rate and review our little podcast; it helps people like you who might also like what do find us!Podcast: Dolly Parton's Americahttps://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/dolly-partons-america/id1481398762Book: Holly Throsbyhttps://www.hollythrosby.com/
  • 11. S7 Ep 11 - Jane Addams

    28:06
    This week, Annie tells Phoebe all about Jane Addams, who was instrumental in developing Social Work as a profession and was also the first American woman to win a Nobel Peace Prize. If you have a spare 2 minutes, we'd love for you to rate and review our little podcast; it helps people like you who might also like what do find us!Podcast: You're Dead To Mehttps://podcasts.apple.com/gb/podcast/youre-dead-to-me/id1479973402Book: The Midnight Library by Matt Haighttps://www.booktopia.com.au/the-midnight-library-matt-haig/book/9781786892737.html
  • 10. S7 Ep 10 - Emma Constance Stone

    30:01
    This week, Phoebe tells Annie all about Emma Constance Stone, the first woman to practice medicine in Australia who played an important role in founding both the Queen Victoria Hospital and the Victorian Medical Women's Society in Melbourne.P.S. - If you have a spare 2 mins we'd greatly appreciate it if you could leave us a review. It helps other people who might like what we do find us :-)Chick PicksPodcast: Catching Dad's Killerhttps://podcasts.apple.com/au/podcast/catching-dads-killer/id1719919275Book: Love, Just Inhttps://www.booktopia.com.au/love-just-in-natalie-murray/book/9781761470639.html
  • 9. S7 Ep 9 - Clara Barton

    31:33
    This week, Annie tells Phoebe all about Clara (Clarissa) Barton, an American nurse who founded the American Red Cross. She is known for her humanitarian work and civil rights advocacy right up until her mid-70s.P.S. - If you have a spare 2 mins we'd greatly appreciate it if you could leave us a review. It helps other people who might like what we do find us :-)Chick PicksPodcast: Nothing Much Happenshttps://podcasts.apple.com/au/podcast/nothing-much-happens-bedtime-stories-to-help-you-sleep/id1378040733Book: The Seven Sisters Book Serieshttps://www.booktopia.com.au/the-seven-sisters-lucinda-riley/book/9781529003451.html