Baber also cared about social issues. She was called a feminist, anti-racist and anti-imperialist. In 1926 she represented the women of Puerto Rico to help women get the right to vote. She worked as chairman of the Pan-American Committee of the International League for Peace and Freedom.
References[change | change source]
- Bailey, Martha J. (1994). American Women in Science:A Biographical Dictionary. ABC-CLIO, Inc.. ISBN 0-87436-740-9.
- The Biographical Dictionary of Women in Science. Great Britain: Routledge. 2000. pp. 65-66. ISBN 0-415-92038-8.
- Geographic Society of Chicago. "Our History". http://www.geographicsociety.org/. Retrieved 4 June 2011.
- Monk, Janice (25). "Practically all the geographers were women". Presentation at Society of Woman Geographers Triennial. http://www.iswg.org/about1.html. Retrieved 4 June 2011.
- Photographs from the Records of the National Woman's Party. "Baber, Zonia". The Library of Congress, American Memory. http://memory.loc.gov/cgi-bin/query/S?ammem/mnwp:@FIELD(SUBJ+@od1(+baber,+zonia+)). Retrieved 4 June 2011.
Further reading[change | change source]
- Pittser, Sharan E. (1999). "Early Women Geography Educators, 1783-1932". Journal of Geography 98 (6): 302-307.
- Google Books. "Works by Zonia Baber". http://www.google.com/search?tbm=bks&tbo=1&q=zonia+baber&btnG=Search+Books. Retrieved 4 June 2011.