|Lynda Bird Johnson Robb with her husband Virginia Senator Charles Robb|
HE NATIONAL WOMEN'S HISTORY MUSEUM presented the dePizan Honors Awards to 3 history making women for their outstanding achievements.
DETAILS: Other recipients were Ken Burns who accepted via video and Dr. Etta Pisano, MD who received the Dr. Helen Taussig Living Legacy Award for her achievements in the field of medicine. Previous recipients were Dr. Maya Angelou, Annie Liebovitz, Cathy Hughes and former US Senator and past president of the Red Cross, Elizabeth Hanford Dole (event Chair)The DePizan awards were named after Christine de Pizan, a French author who first penned a book documenting the achievements of Western women's history in 1405. An amazing evening on the Arena Stage in the Mead Center for American Theater added colorful flavor with the comedic duo of FRANGELA who served as emcees.www.PhyllisSimsPhotography.com