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Kathryn O'Loughlin McCarthy

(1894-1952)

  • Born near Hays
  • Graduated from Kansas State Teachers College and University of Chicago
  • Returned to Kansas to practice law in 1928
  • Elected to serve as a state representative in 1931
  • First woman from Kansas elected to serve in U.S. Congress, 1932-1934

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