Rebecca Latimer Felton: Senator for a Day | Georgia Stories

Rebecca Latimer Felton: Senator for a Day | Georgia Stories
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The first woman to serve as a United States Senator was from Georgia. Her name was Rebecca Latimer Felton. She was a writer, a lecturer, a campaigner for women's rights, and a politician. Felton's rise to senator in 1922 occurred through peculiar circumstances.

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