First woman governor of a U.S. State

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  • Lucas Paul Richert (University of Saskatchewan)

Historical Context Note

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

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Citation:
Richert, Lucas Paul. "First woman governor of a U.S. State". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 November 2008
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