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Susanna Madora Salter, 1st U.S. Mayor

  • May 15, 2021
  • 1:00 PM
  • WGS Zoom Webinar

Learn about Susanna Madora (Dora) Salter, the first woman in America to be elected as a town Mayor. She governed as Mayor for Argonia, Kansas during the unrest at a time of strong opposition to liquor and supported by the WCTU voters.


Bonnie Johnson will perform a 1st-person account of Mayor Salter. Salter turned the tables on many in the local  political environment who had conspired to discredit her activities. Her story is inspiring to think about while researching the women in your ancestral tree.



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