Texas Women's Hall of Fame

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The Texas Women's Hall of Fame was established in 1984 by the Governor's Commission on Women. The honorees are selected biennially from submissions from the public. The honorees must be either native Texans, or a resident of Texas at the time of the nomination.[1]

Exhibit location, hours[edit]

The Texas Women's Hall of Fame Museum is located inside Hubbard Hall on the Denton, Texas campus of Texas Woman's University. It houses a permanent exhibit featuring the accomplishments of each of the honorees.[1]

The museum is open Mondays through Fridays from 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. except holidays.[1]

Inductees[edit]

Texas Women's Hall of Fame
Name Image Birth–Death Year Area of achievement[2] Ref(s)
Acers, Ebby HallidayEbby Halliday Acers (1911–2015) 1996 Realtor; Texas Business Hall of Fame, the Dallas Chamber of Commerce Outstanding Woman in Business Award and the Dallas Brotherhood/Sisterhood Merit Citation Award [3]
Acosta, Lucy G.Lucy G. Acosta (1926–2008) 1987 Former Mayor of El Paso [4]
Adair, ChristiaChristia Adair (1893–1989) 1984 African American suffragist and civil rights activist [5]
Altshuler, Ruth SharpRuth Sharp Altshuler 1987 Philanthropist [6]
Amsler, Margaret HarrisMargaret Harris Amsler (1908–2002) 1987 Attorney [7]
Armstrong, AnneAnne Armstrong (1927–2008) 1986 American woman ambassador to Great Britain and the Court of St. James's [8]
Ash, Mary KayMary Kay Ash (1918–2001) 1986 Founder Mary Kay Cosmetics [9]
Beasley, Norma LeaNorma Lea Beasley (1931–2012) 1998 Attorney; founded Trinity Abstract & Title Co. in Waxahachie and Safeco Land Title of Dallas; civic leader, philanthropist [10]
Bell, Kate AtkinsonKate Atkinson Bell (1907–2003) 1984 Educator [11]
Benson, JohnnieJohnnie Benson 1987 Health care in nursing homes [12]
Berry, NanditaNandita Berry 2014 Texas Secretary of State [13]
Brinker, NancyNancy Brinker Brinker nancy 200.jpg (1946–) 1988 Co-founder of Susan G. Komen for the Cure [14]
Brooks, Benjy FrancesBenjy Frances Brooks 1985 First Texas pediatric surgeon [15]
Emma Carter Browning 2016 Aviator
Brown, Caro CrawfordCaro Crawford Brown (1908–2001) 1986 Journalist, investigated political corruption of George Berham Parr [16]
Buffler, Patricia HappPatricia Happ Buffler 1985 Epidemiology Research [17]
Burgin, TillieTillie Burgin 2000 Educator, missionary [18]
Bush, BarbaraBarbara Bush Barbara Bush portrait.jpg (1925–) 1989 First Lady of the United States [19]
Carpenter, LizLiz Carpenter Liz Carpenter and Cactus Pryor.jpg (1920–2010) 1985 Political speechwriter, media consultant, great-great-granddaughter of Empresario Sterling C. Robertson [20]
Carter, Shirley ThompsonShirley Thompson Carter (1935–2001) 1998 Founder Texas Girls' Choir [21]
Cartwright, Grace WoodruffGrace Woodruff Cartwright (1908–2003) 1985 Agriculture, helped form the Brazos Valley Association [22]
Castleberry, VivianVivian Castleberry (1922–) 1984 Journalist, editor, author, activist [23]
Chacón, AliciaAlicia Chacón 1986 Mexican-American member of El Paso city council, regional director of Small Business Administration under Jimmy Carter [24]
Clark, TommieTommie Clark (1882–1989) 1987 Pioneer [25]
Clements, Rita CrockerRita Crocker Clements (1931–) 1996–1997 First Lady of Texas, politician [26]
Cockrell, Lila May BanksLila May Banks Cockrell (1922–) 1984 Businesswoman, former Mayor of San Antonio [27]
Combs, SusanSusan Combs (1945–) 2004 Former Texas Comptroller, former Texas Commissioner of Agriculture [28]
Conrad, Barbara SmithBarbara Smith Conrad (1940–) 2012 Mezzo soprano [29]
Conradt, JodyJody Conradt Jody conradt.jpg (1941–) 1986 Women's basketball coach at University of Texas at Austin [30]
Corn, AnneAnne Corn 2012 Professor Emerita at Vanderbilt University, educator in the field of visual impairment [31]
Cousins, MargaretMargaret Cousins (1905–1996) 1986 Writer, editor [32]
Craft, Linda LouiseLinda Louise Craft (1938–1993) 1993 Master Professional rank LPGA golfer [33]
Craven, JudithJudith Craven 1989 Physician, medical field educator [34]
Davis, Gussie NellGussie Nell Davis (1906–1993) 1989 Founded the Kilgore Rangerettes [35]
Dawson, KimKim Dawson 1987 Business woman [36]
Delco, Wilhelmina RuthWilhelmina Ruth Delco (1929–) 1986 Texas state legislator [37]
Dickey, Nancy W.Nancy W. Dickey 2010 Educator [38]
Dinkins, CarolCarol Dinkins 2000 Environmentalist [39]
Dunbar, AmandaAmanda Dunbar (1982–) 2006 Artist [40]
Dunlap, LillianLillian Dunlap (1922–2003) 1987 Brigadier General, United States Army [41]
Farabee, HelenHelen Farabee (1934–1988) 1985 Mental health and human services advocate [42]
Farías, Anna María,Anna María, Farías 2000 Housing, politician appointee under Ronald Reagan and George W. Bush [43]
Flood, María ElenaMaría Elena Flood 1985 Educator [44]
Forbes, Margaret SwanMargaret Swan Forbes (1919–2010) 1989 Synchronized swimming [45]
Foster, KathleenKathleen Foster 2006 Children and parents care facilities [46]
Garcia, ClotildeClotilde Garcia (1917–2003) 1984 Author, medical professional [47]
García, Juliet V.Juliet V. García 2000 President of Texas Southmost College [48]
Garrison-Jackson, ZinaZina Garrison-Jackson (1963–) 1996 Tennis pro [49]
Ghrist, Elizabeth LyonsElizabeth Lyons Ghrist 1998 Volunteerism [50]
Glass, Willie LeeWillie Lee Glass 1985 Civic involvement and leadership [51]
Glossbrenner, ErnestineErnestine Glossbrenner 1993 Educator [52]
Godiwalla, NinaNina Godiwalla Nina godiwalla 2011.jpg 2012 Author/journalist [53]
Goff, FrancesFrances Goff (1916–1994) 1986 Volunteerism [54]
Goodacre, GlennaGlenna Goodacre (1939–) 2000 Sculptor who designed the Vietnam Women's Memorial in Washington, D.C. [55]
Granger, KayKay Granger Kay Granger, official portrait, 111th Congress.jpg (1943–) 1998 Member United States House of Representatives [56]
Griffith, Mary LaviniaMary Lavinia Griffith (1906–1993) 1986 Rancher [57]
Guerrero, Rosa RamírezRosa Ramírez Guerrero (1934–) 1994 Founder, International Folklorico Dance Group [58]
Guy, L. RuthL. Ruth Guy (1913–2006) 1989 Professor emeritus in the Department of Pathology at the University of Texas Southwestern Medical School [59]
Hadley, Erma JohnsonErma Johnson Hadley (d.2015) 2010 Educator [60]
Harper, Margaret PeaseMargaret Pease Harper (1911–1991) 1988 Patron of the arts [61]
Harpham, WendyWendy Harpham 2000 Physician [62]
Harrington, SybilSybil Harrington (1908–1998) 1996 Patron of the arts [63]
Heath, Jinger L.Jinger L. Heath 2000 Business woman [64]
Herndon, DealeyDealey Herndon 2000 Historic preservationist [65]
Herring, JoanneJoanne Herring 2014 Houston-area socialite, philanthropist, and businesswoman [66]
Hershey, TerryTerry Hershey 1989 Environmentalist [67]
Hester, Jeane PorterJeane Porter Hester (1929–) 1984 Scientist, physician [68]
Susie Hitchcock-Hall 2016 Entrepreneur
Hobby, Oveta CulpOveta Culp Hobby Hobby-Oveta-Culp.jpg (1905–1995) 1984 Newspaper publisher, first commanding officer of Women's Army Corps, first secretary of Department of Health, Education, and Welfare [69]
Huey, Mary Evelyn BlaggMary Evelyn Blagg Huey 1984 President Texas Woman's University [70]
Hughes, KarenKaren Hughes KarenHughes.jpg (1956–) 2002 Global Vice Chair of Burson-Marsteller, political advisor to George W. Bush [71]
Hughes, Sarah TilghmanSarah Tilghman Hughes Lyndon B. Johnson taking the oath of office, November 1963.jpg (1896–1985) 1984 Texas state legislator, United States district judge, administered November 22, 1963, oath of office to Lyndon B. Johnson aboard Air Force One [72]
Hutchison, Kay BaileyKay Bailey Hutchison Kay Bailey Hutchison, official photo 2.jpg (1943–) 1996–1997 United States Senator [73]
Jemison, MaeMae Jemison Dr. Mae C. Jemison, First African-American Woman in Space - GPN-2004-00020.jpg (1956–) 2002 Astronaut [74]
Johnson, Lady BirdLady Bird Johnson Lady Bird Johnson, bw photo ca1962.jpg (1912–2007) 1984 First Lady of the United States [75]
Jordan, BarbaraBarbara Jordan Rep. Barbara Jordan - Restoration.jpg (1936–1996) 1984 Politician [76]
Ginger Kerrick 2016 NASA Administrator
Renu Khator 2016 Chancellor of the University of Houston System [77]
Kirkland, Elithe HamiltonElithe Hamilton Kirkland (1907–1992) 1987 Writer [78]
Laurenzo, NinfaNinfa Laurenzo (1924–2001) 1988 Restaurant entrepreneur [79]
Lee, Amy FreemanAmy Freeman Lee (1909–1997) 1984 Artist, writer [80]
Long, Teresa LozanoTeresa Lozano Long 2010 Cultural leader founded Teresa Lozano Long Institute of Latin American Studies [81]
Lopiano, DonnaDonna Lopiano (1946–) 1987 Sports management consultant [82]
Madrid, Lucia RedeLucia Rede Madrid 1989 Educator [83]
McDonald, Gabrielle KirkGabrielle Kirk McDonald (1942–) 1993 African American jurist [84]
McKnight, Mamie L.Mamie L. McKnight 2000 Family, community development [85]
Melillo, DixieDixie Melillo 1998 Physician, founder of The Rose foundation providing free breast cancer screenings, founder The Rose Scholarship Program [86]
Mendenhall, TrinidadTrinidad Mendenhall 2004 Businesswoman [87]
Mendoza, LydiaLydia Mendoza (1916–2007) 1985 Tejano musician [88]
Miller, VassarVassar Miller (1924–1998) 1994 Writer, poet [89]
Montague, EleanorEleanor Montague (b. 1926) 1993 Pioneered radiation for treatment of breast cancer [90]
Murano, ElsaElsa Murano Dr. Elsa Murano - Texas A&M.JPG (1959–) 2008 President, Texas A&M University [91]
Murdaugh, AngelaAngela Murdaugh 2002 Franciscan Sister of Mary [92]
Murray, LaneLane Murray 1988 Correctional educator [93]
Natalicio, DianaDiana Natalicio 1998 President, University of Texas at El Paso [94]
Neeley, ShirleyShirley Neeley 2006 Educator [95]
O'Connor, Sandra DaySandra Day O'Connor Sandra Day O'Connor.jpg (1930–) 2008 First female justice on the United States Supreme Court [96]
O'Neill, HarrietHarriet O'Neill 2012 Retired Associate Justice of the Supreme Court of Texas [97]
Olson, KimKim Olson 2014 President and CEO of Grace Under Fire [98]
Oujesky, HelenHelen Oujesky 1996 Professor of microbiology [99]
Owen, MayMay Owen (1892–1988) 1986 First woman president of Texas Medical Association [100]
Perry, AnitaAnita Perry 2014 First Lady of Texas [98]
Peterson, CarolynCarolyn Peterson 2008 Architect who helped preserve San Antonio Missions [101]
Pierce, AaronettaAaronetta Pierce 1993 African American patron of the arts and museums [102]
Piester, Ruby LeeRuby Lee Piester 1996 Child welfare [103]
Porter, Jenny LindJenny Lind Porter 1985 Poet Laureate of Texas [104]
Selena Quintanilla 2016 Musician
Raggio, LouiseLouise Raggio (1919–2011) 1985 Attorney, first female director of the Texas State Bar [105]
Randel, Jo StewartJo Stewart Randel 2000 Philanthropist [106]
Rangel, IrmaIrma Rangel (1931–2003) 1994 State legislator [107]
Rankin, JudyJudy Rankin (1945–) 2000 Golf pro [108]
Richards, AnnAnn Richards AWR Portrait.JPG (1933–2006) 1985 Governor of Texas [109]
Ride, SallySally Ride Sally Ride in 1984.jpg (1943–2012) 1986 Astronaut, first American woman in space [110]
Ritter, LouiseLouise Ritter (1943– ) 1988 Olympic gold medalist [111]
Rodriguez, Gloria G.Gloria G. Rodriguez 1993 Children and families advocate [112]
Rogers, Mary BethMary Beth Rogers 1994 Politician, civic worker [113]
Rosenfield, Mary MeyersMary Meyers Rosenfield (1910–2006) 2004 Mental retardation education [114]
Saunders, MaryMary Saunders 2012 Major General, United States Air Force, highest ranking African American woman in the USAF [115]
Scott, Bess WhiteheadBess Whitehead Scott 1994 Communications, journalist, editor, poet, writer [116]
Scott, Judy CastleJudy Castle Scott 2010 American Foundation for the Blind [117]
Seeger, Ruth TaubertRuth Taubert Seeger (1924–2014) 1988 Deaf athlete, medalist, coach [118]
Sharp, MarshaMarsha Sharp Marsha Sharp former head coach of Texas Tech University's women's basketball team cropped.jpg (1952–) 1998 Women's basketball coach, Texas Tech University [119]
Sherrod, KatieKatie Sherrod 1987 Journalist [120]
Simond, AdaAda Simond (1903–1989) 1986 African American civic involvement [121]
Singletary, Sonya EvaSonya Eva Singletary (1952–2015) 1996 Breast surgeon [122]
Smith, Bert KrugerBert Kruger Smith 1988 Civic involvement [123]
Smith, Francie LarrieuFrancie Larrieu Smith (1952–) 1994 Olympic athlete, track and field [124]
Stai, Dian GravesDian Graves Stai 1996 Businesswoman [125]
Stephens, DonnyaDonnya Stephens 1987 Educator [126]
Stillwell, HallieHallie Stillwell (1897–1997) 1994 Pioneer rancher, educator, author [127]
Strauss, AnnetteAnnette Strauss (1924–1998) 1993 Philanthropist and Mayor of Dallas [128]
Strother, Dora DoughertyDora Dougherty Strother 1987 Aviation [129]
Stuart, AnnAnn Stuart 2014 President and Chancellor of Texas Women's University [130]
Swoopes, SherylSheryl Swoopes Sheryl Swoopes WNBA.jpg (1971–) 2004 Pro basketball player [131]
Thompson, SenfroniaSenfronia Thompson 2014 Texas State Representative [132]
Tinsley, EleanorEleanor Tinsley (1926–2009) 1988 Community involvement, Eleanor Tinsley Elementary School named for her [133]
Tobolowsky, HermineHermine Tobolowsky (1921–1995) 1986 Proponent of the Equal Rights Amendment [134]
Tucker, DeborahDeborah Tucker 2014 Founder of the National Center on Domestic and Sexual Violence [135]
Underwood, Louise HopkinsLouise Hopkins Underwood (1919-2017) 2008 Patron of the arts [136]
Vitetta, EllenEllen Vitetta 2006 Microbiologist, cancer research [137]
Wardlaw, AlviaAlvia Wardlaw 1994 Educator, curator of African American history [138]
West, Mary NanMary Nan West (1925–2001) 1987 Rancher [139]
Wetzel, JaneJane Wetzel 1989 Advocate for yourh rehabilitation [140]
Whyte, Edna GardnerEdna Gardner Whyte (1902–1992) 1985 Aviation pioneer [141]
Willeford, PamelaPamela Willeford Pamela Pitzer Willeford.jpg (1950–) 2010 United States Ambassador to Switzerland and Liechtenstein [142]
Williams, AnnAnn Williams 2002 Founded Dallas Black Dance Theatre [143]
Wong, MarthaMartha Wong (1939–) 1994 First Asian American woman elected to the Texas House of Representatives [144]
Wright, CarolynCarolyn Wright 2014 Chief Justice for the Fifth Court of Appeals of Texas [145]
Young, Eleanor AnneEleanor Anne Young (1925–2007) 1994 Scientist, nutritionist educator [146]
Zoghbi, HudaHuda Zoghbi (1955–) 2008 Health research [147]

Footnotes[edit]

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  26. ^ "Rita Crocker Clements". University of Texas. Retrieved January 6, 2016. "Rita Crocker Clements". Inductees. Texas Woman's University. Retrieved April 19, 2012. 
  27. ^ Petty, Kathleen (Winter 2013). "Lila Cockrell The 91-year-old former mayor retires to write, not slow down". San Antonio. "Lila Cockrell". Inductees. Texas Woman's University. Retrieved April 19, 2012. 
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  37. ^ "Wilhelmina Delco". Legislative Reference Library. State of Texas. Retrieved January 6, 2016. "Wilhelmina Ruth Delco". Inductees. Texas Woman's University. Retrieved April 19, 2012. 
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  39. ^ "Ms. Carol E. "Carol" Dinkins". State Bar of Texas. State Bar of Texas. Retrieved January 6, 2016. "Carol Dinkins". Inductees. Texas Woman's University. Retrieved April 19, 2012. 
  40. ^ "Amanda Dunbar". Inductees. Texas Woman's University. Retrieved April 19, 2012. 
  41. ^ "1998 Living Legacy Award to Brigadier General Lillian Dunlap". Women's International Center. Women's International Center. Retrieved January 6, 2016. "Lillian Dunlap". Inductees. Texas Woman's University. Retrieved April 19, 2012. 
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  44. ^ Acosta, Winegarten (2004), p. 331; "Maria Elena Flood". Inductees. Texas Woman's University. Retrieved April 19, 2012. 
  45. ^ "Margaret Swan Forbes". Inductees. Texas Woman's University. Retrieved April 19, 2012. 
  46. ^ "Kathleen Foster". Inductees. Texas Woman's University. Retrieved April 19, 2012. 
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