Alice Mary Robertson represented Oklahoma in the 67th Congress. During her term, she served on three committees: Expenditures, Indian Affairs, and Woman Suffrage. Her portrait was taken by Harris & Ewing, a respected photographic studio in Washington, D.C. In both behavior and dress, Robertson presented herself as hard-working and faithful to causes and constituents. Newspapers noted that she always dressed in black, as her portrait shows.
History, Art & Archives, U.S. House of Representatives, “Alice Mary Robertson,” http://history.house.gov/Collection/Detail/15032432476 (January 18, 2018)
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