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National Women's History Month ~ March 2001

In honor of National Women's History Month, the League of Women Voters of Virginia has published a brochure highlighting Virginia Women's Legacies. Among those women highlighted was Lillian Baumbach Jacobs. Here's what the brochure includes about her:

Lillian Baumbach Jacobs of Arlington made international news in 1951, at age 21, as the first woman licensed as a master plumber. A local paper dubbed her "the pretty plumber." To receive a copy of this brochure, please call the League of Women Voters of Virginia at 804-649-0333