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Nellie Cline, a native of Larned, Pawnee County, served in the Kansas House of Representatives from 1921 to 1924. She is also credited with being the first female lawyer to argue a case before the United States Supreme Court.

Date: Between 1921 and 1924

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This image could be used in the classroom as an example of how the women's suffrage movement impacted the state legislature.

KS:7th:4.1:Women's Suffrage (2005)

Item Number: 304
Call Number: B Cline, Nellie *1
KSHS Identifier: DaRT ID: 304

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