1916 | Abhors War, Wins Elections, Whips Up Lemon Meringue by DAVID W. DUNLAP


By DAVID W. DUNLAP

The Times accorded Representative Jeannette Rankin of Montana an ambivalent welcome as the first woman in Congress — simultaneously admiring and condescending.

Published: July 27, 2016 at 08:00PM

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