Luth and Nanny Mattson Jaeger papers, 1874-1933.
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Judge and social reformer. From the description of Ben B. Lindsey papers, 1838-1957 (bulk 1890-1943). (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 71014458 Judge, author, and reformer. Born Nov. 25, 1869 Jackson, Tenn. At 16, moved to Denver, Colo. Admitted to Colorado bar in 1894. Active in establishing the juvenile court system in Denver and served as its presiding judge 1900-1927. Served as judge in the conciliation court at Los Angeles, Calif. 1939-1943. Died Mar. 26, 1943 Los Angeles...
Paul Hjelm-Hansen, author and journalist, was born in Bergen, Norway, and died in Goodhue County, Minnesota. He came to the U.S. in 1867, and in 1869 was appointed agent of the Minnesota State Board of Immigration. He visited the Red River Valley that summer, and his letters about it in the Norwegian-American press apparently helped stimulate emigration to western Minnesota and the Dakotas. From the description of Paul Hjelm-Hansen papers, 1869-1880. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 12...
Christabel Pankhurst was an English-born social activist. Along with her sister Sylvia and her mother Emmeline, she became active in the women's suffrage movement by joining the National Union of Women's Suffrage Societies. They later formed the more radical Women's Social and Political Union. She achieved a law degree but was unable to develop a law career because of her gender. She also lived in the United States and was active in the Second Adventist movement. She published works on women's r...
The MWSA was founded in 1881 to coordinate statewide and local efforts to obtain universal equal suffrage for women. After the Minnesota legislature ratified the 19th amendment to the U.S. Constitution in September, 1919, it reorganized to form the Minnesota League of Women Voters. From the description of Minnesota Woman Suffrage Association records, 1894-1923 [microform]. (Minnesota Historical Society Library). WorldCat record id: 313842893 The Minnesota Woman,...
James Manahan was born March 12, 1866 on a farm near Chatfield, Minnesota, the son of Joseph and Catherine McCarthy Manahan. He received his education at a country school taught by his older brother, Christopher, and at the Winona Normal School. After his graduation in 1886, he taught school at Graceville, Minnesota for a short time, began studying law at the University of Wisconsin in Madison, and then entered the newly-organized law department at the University of Minnesota. In 18...
American lawyer and politician; United States representative from Minnesota, 1917-1919 and 1933-1937; United States senator from Minnesota, 1937-1940. From the description of Ernest Lundeen papers, 1860-1944. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 754868861 Biographical Note 1878 August 4 Born near Beresford, South Dakota 1898 ...
Knute Nelson was born in Vosse Elven, Norway, on February 2, 1843. In 1849 he and his widowed mother emigrated to the United States, settling first in Chicago (1849-1850), then in Dane County, Wisconsin, where he enlisted in the Fourth Wisconsin Cavalry Regiment (1861-1864) during the Civil War. Following the war he was graduated from the Albion Academy and studied law in a Madison, Wisconsin, law office, being admitted to the bar in 1867 and then serving as a representative in the ...