Adelaide Johnson

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Birthday
26, 1859
Birthplace
Illinois
Death Date
Nov 10, 1955 (96)
Birth Sign
Libra
Birthday
26, 1859
Birthplace
Illinois
Death Date
Nov 10, 1955 (96)

About

American sculptor and feminist whose work is displayed in the U.S. Capitol. She worked for women's equality.

Before Fame

She attended rural school and then took classes at the St. Louis School of Design.

Trivia

She is best known for her portrait Monument to Lucretia Mott, Elizabeth Cady Stanton, and Susan B. Anthony.

Family Life

She married Frederick Jenkins in 1896.

Associated With

She made a bust of Susan B. Anthony.