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Marquette Regional History Center presents: Capitol Women 

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Presented by Marquette Regional History Center at Marquette Regional History Center, Marquette MI

Sep 16 2020
Marquette Regional History Center presents: Capitol Women 

Learn the stories of some of Michigan’s most significant early Capitol Women, in this zoom lecture.

Marquette Regional History Center presents: Capitol Women 

Wednesday, September 16, 6:30 p.m. Online Live Presentation

One hundred and fifty one years ago, on March 31, 1869, Harriet Tenney made history when she was appointed the first female state officer (the historical equivalent of a department director) in Michigan. Soon there were dozens of women working in the Capitol building as librarians, clerks, janitresses, and, starting in the 1920s, legislators.

Learn the stories of some of Michigan’s most significant early Capitol Women – including Marquette native Mary Hadrich, Secretary

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