Shaw, Anna Howard, 1847-1919



  • Existence: 1847-1919
  • Existence: 1847 - 1919

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Anne Martin campaign literature

Identifier: 96-25

Anne Martin was a pioneer Nevada suffragist, and the first woman in Nevada to run for the U.S. Senate (unsuccessfully) in 1918 and 1920. Campaign literature includes flyers with testimonials from well-known national feminist figures; Martin's views on World War I, on land monopoly in Nevada, and on labor; and postcards in English and Italian urging women to support Martin in her Nevada senatorial campaign (1914-1918).

Dates: 1914-1918