Trailblazing Woman: Houstonian Frances “Sissy” Farenthold reflects on nearly a hundred years of advocating for women’s rights
Beatriz Oliveros, Houston Lifetime Producer, Houston
Katie Meyers, Executive Producer, Houston Lifestyle
Paul Shelton, Houston Lifestyle Photographer
Pictures plus some movie footage due to Frances Tarlton “Sissy” Farenthold: a citizen that is noble2015), created by the Bernard and Audre Rapoport Center for Human Rights and Justice during the University of Texas class of Law, with pictures from Sissy’s papers during the Dolph Briscoe Center for American History, University of Texas at Austin.
HOUSTON – Women’s History Month is a period to mirror upon the efforts created by trailblazing ladies who weren’t afraid of talking up and challenging the status quo. (more…)