Frances Ellen Watkins Harper dies

February 22

On February 22, 1911, Frances Ellen Watkins Harper died. 

 Frances Ellen Watkins Harper was the first African American woman to publish a short story.


Alexander, K. L. (n.d.). Biography: Frances Ellen Watkins Harper. National Women’s History Museum. Retrieved February 28, 2023, from 

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