People/Characters: Jeannette Rankin

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First woman in Congress, Jeannette Rankin by Florence Meiman White
The First Woman in Congress: Jeannette Rankin by Judy Rachel Block
Flight of the Dove: The Story of Jeannette Rankin by Kevin S. Giles
A Heart in Politics: Jeannette Rankin and Patsy T. Mink by Sue Davidson
Jeannette Rankin - A Political Woman by Jean A. James L. and Luckowski Lopach
Jeannette Rankin : first woman in Congress by Carol McCulley
Jeannette Rankin, first lady in Congress: A biography by Hannah Josephson
Jeannette Rankin: A Political Woman by James J. Lopach
Jeannette Rankin: Bright Star in the Big Sky by Mary Barmeyer O'Brien
Jeannette Rankin: First Lady of Congress by Trish Marx
Jeannette Rankin: Political Pioneer by Gretchen Woelfle
Peace is a Woman's Job: The Journey of Jeannette Rankin by Allyson Adams
A People's History of the United States by Howard Zinn
With Courage and Cloth: Winning the Fight for a Woman's Right to Vote by Ann Bausum
A Woman in the House (and Senate): How Women Came to the United States Congress, Broke Down Barriers, and Changed the Country by Ilene Cooper

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Character description

Jeannette Pickering Rankin (1880–1973), a prominent suffragist and pacifist, was the first woman elected to the U.S. Congress in 1916.

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