|Sadie Hurst, Assemblywoman|
Sadie Hurst, Assemblywoman. -- 1919.
Reproduced from group photograph of 1919 Nevada State Assembly -- LEG 0306.
Summary: Photograph of Sadie Hurst, Assemblywoman of Washoe County, served in Nevada Legislature in 1919.
Sadie Hurst was born in Iowa in 1857, she was widowed there and came to Reno to live with her sons. In 1918 she became the first woman elected to the Nevada State Legislature. Hurst served in the Nevada State Assembly from Washoe County in 1919. She died in Pasadena California in 1952 at the age of 94.
1. Hurst, Sadie D. 1857-1952. 2. Nevada Legislature. 3. Legislators--Nevada. 4. Women Legislators--Nevada.
RGPN: LEG 0149