Hallie Quinn Brown (March 10, 1849 – September 16, 1949) was an African American educator, writer and activist. She attended Wilberforce University in Ohio, gaining a Bachelor of Science degree. After graduating she became a teacher and later returned to Wilberforce to teach. Throughout her life, Brown was an activist for civil rights for women and African Americans.
Read Homespun Heroines and Other Women of Distinction, by Hallie Q. Brown, free from the University of North Carolina.