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Izetta Jewell

On June 27, 1924, noted women's rights activist Izetta Jewell Brown seconded the nomination of Democrat John W. Davis as President of the United States.

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Address of Izetta Jewell Brown at Democratic National Convention
"Record Crowd Hears Speech by Mrs. Brown"
"Mrs. Brown Makes Reply to Editorial"
Correspondence, Izetta Jewell Brown Miller to Jennings Randolph, September 15, 1960
Campaign Advertisement, Izetta Jewell Brown

June 27: Henry Jefferson Samuels

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