www.rejectedprincesses.com/princesses/ida-b-wells

This was Ida Bell Wells-Barnett, better known as Ida B. Wells. Ida was a tough one from the get-go. When, at age 16, her parents died from a Yellow Fever ...

chicago.curbed.com/2019/2/11/18220451/ida-wells-drive-renamed-sign-transportation

Feb 11, 2019 ... Ida B. Wells Drive is the city's first downtown street named for African-American woman.

www.chicagoreporter.com/how-ida-b-wells-finally-got-the-recognition-she-deserves-in-chicago

Aug 7, 2018 ... I learned at an early age that my great-grandmother, Ida B. Wells, was a force to be reckoned with. Born a slave in Mississippi, she became a ...

blockclubchicago.org/2019/02/11/ida-b-wells-drive-is-officially-unveiled-in-downtown-chicago-as-a-hero-finally-gets-her-due

Feb 11, 2019 ... HAROLD WASHINGTON LIBRARY — In a building named for the first — and only— black mayor of Chicago, activists and politicians on ...

www.c-span.org/video/?457062-1/ida-b-wells

Mar 3, 2019 ... Smith College Africana Studies professor Paula Giddings talks about anti- lynching activist and suffragist Ida B. Wells.

www.nbcchicago.com/news/local/Major-Downtown-Street-to-Be-Renamed-After-Ida-B-Wells-505658121.html

Feb 11, 2019 ... For the first time ever, a major downtown Chicago street will be named in honor of a black woman — Ida B. Wells.

npg.si.edu/object/npg_NPG.2009.36

Exhibition Label: Born Holly Springs, Mississippi: The daughter of former slaves, Ida B. Wells sued the Chesapeake, Ohio, and Southwestern Railway in 1883 ...

www.thenation.com/article/ida-b-wells-barnett-deserves-a-bigger-statue

May 2, 2018 ... Whenever I play the piano, I do so under the watchful gaze of the great civil-rights activist Ida B. Wells-Barnett. A beautiful bronze bust of her sits ...

ibwfoundation.org

Ida B. Wells was a journalist, a civil rights activist and a suffragist. She also was a wife, mother and elder whose matriarchal influence on our family remains ...