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Women by Office: State Committee

Women campaigned for, or were elected to, at least 60 different political offices on the local, state, and federal level. In 1855 two women, Marietta Patrick and Lydia Hall were elected to the School Board of Ashfield, Massachusetts. They were perhaps the first U.S. women to be elected to political office. 1866 Elizabeth Cady Stanton declared herself a candidate for Congress, the first woman to announce her intention to run for a federal office. By the end of the 1870s over 100 women had run for office at all levels.
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Search Results: 60 matching records
Name Campaign Date
Agnes M. Fredrick Agnes M. Fredrick's Campaign for Committeewoman, 1912 1912
Mrs. Malprede Mrs. Malprede's Campaign for Committeewoman, 1912 1912
Anna Anderson Anna Anderson's Campaign for Committeewoman, 1912 1912
Alice L. Ingersoll Alice L. Ingersoll's Campaign for Committeewoman, 1912 1912
Anna J. Thrush Anna J. Thrush's Campaign for Committeewoman, 1912 1912
Anna B. Amick Anna B. Amick's Campaign for Committeewoman, 1912 1912
Augusta Kunde Augusta Kunde's Campaign for Committeewoman, 1912 1912
Catherine Dinsmore Catherine Dinsmore's Campaign for Committeewoman, 1912 1912
Carrie A. Imrie Carrie A. Imrie's Campaign for Committeewoman, 1912 1912
Daisy B. Bivens Daisy B. Bivens's Campaign for Committeewoman, 1912 1912
Cora E. Kirkham Cora E. Kirkham's Campaign for Committeewoman, 1912 1912
Ella Shugren Ella Shugren's Campaign for Committeewoman, 1912 1912
Emma H. Watkins Emma H. Watkins's Campaign for Committeewoman, 1912 1912
Ellie O'Donnell Ellie O'Donnell's Campaign for Committeewoman, 1912 1912
Flora Leininger Flora Leininger's Campaign for Committeewoman, 1912 1912
Evangeline Heartz Evangeline Heartz's Campaign for Committeewoman, 1912 1912
Florence Newbolt Florence Newbolt's Campaign for State Committee, 1918 1918
Gertrude C. Brandt Gertrude C. Brandt's Campaign for Committeewoman, 1912 1912
Frankie J. Perry Frankie J. Perry's Campaign for Committeewoman, 1912 1912
Gertrude A. Lee Gertrude A. Lee's Campaign for Committeewoman, 1912 1912