First woman governor of a U.S. State (19 words)

Historical Context Note

  • Lucas Paul Richert (University of Saskatchewan)


On 9 November, Nellie Taylor Ross was elected governor of Wyoming and the first female governor in the United States.

Richert, Lucas Paul. "First woman governor of a U.S. State". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 November 2008
[, accessed 05 December 2016.]