Working Womenʼs History Project

Connecting Today with Yesterday

Making Women's History Come Alive

Our Mission

The Working Women’s History Project (WWHP) preserves and promotes the stories of

historical and living Chicago women who have made contributions toward

achieving justice and equality in the areas of labor, women’s, human and civil rights.


To learn more about how WWHP carries out its mission, click here.



WWHP has a rich history steeped in theater and labor.


Who We Are»

Read about our board, committee members and volunteers.



WWHP partners with many organizations. Included: related links.

“I can only note that the past is beautiful because one never realises an emotion at the time. It expands later, and thus we don't have complete emotions about the present, only about the past.”

~ Virginia Woolf

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