As we look forward to the Easter holiday, and having in the last month celebrated International Women’s Day, Dawn Ellmore Employment takes a look back at the first woman to receive a U.S. patent, and her patented weaving technique which was used to create Easter-style straw bonnets.

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Mary Dixon Kies was born in Connecticut in 1752. Little is actually known about her life or accomplishments, aside from the fact that she was granted a U.S. patent in 1809.

What is known is that, at the time of the Napoleonic Wars between 1803 and…

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