Archives Photograph Collection

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title:

Bertha E. Knight

image number:

P0040673

description:

Bertha Knight Landes was the first woman mayor of a major American City. She became the Mayor of Seattle, Washington in 1926 and served until 1928.

This image scanned from the Class of 1891 album.

date taken:

1891

personal name:

Knight, Bertha E.

personal name:

Landes, Henry, Mrs.

corporate name:

Class of 1891

topic:

Women

topic:

Firsts

topic:

Politicians

series:

Individuals