Tag: Republican

Image description: A black-and-white photo of Maud Neprud Otjen standing in front of bare trees.

Maud Neprud Otjen

Maud Neprud Otjen was the first woman in Wisconsin to be a county superintendent of schools and encouraged women to be involved in civic life.
Image description: A black-and-white photo of Glenn Wise sitting at a desk.

Glenn Wise

Glenn Wise became the first woman to hold a statewide public office in Wisconsin when she was appointed secretary of state in 1955.
Helen Connor Laird

Helen Connor Laird

Community leader Helen Connor Laird was the inspiration for the Laird Endowment Fund for the Arts in central Wisconsin.
Image description: A photo of Margaret Farrow sitting at a desk with a microphone.

Margaret Farrow

Margaret Farrow was the first woman to serve as lieutenant governor in Wisconsin.
Image description: A headshot of Lynne Cheney.

Lynne Cheney

Lynne Cheney, who served as Second Lady of the United States, has devoted much of her career to writing and speaking about the importance of American history education.
Image description: A black-and-white cameo-style photo of Mildred Barber.

Mildred Barber

Mildred Barber was one of the first three women elected to the Wisconsin Legislature.