When Marian Williams Clarke entered Congress in 1934 she was just one of three women serving as Republican Representatives. Like many of her female contemporaries, she ran for her husband’s empty seat.
History, Art & Archives, U.S. House of Representatives, “Marian Williams Clarke,” https://history.house.gov/Collection/Listing/PA2016/PA2016-01-0061b/
(April 18, 2021)
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