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Ickes, Anna Wilmarth Thompsonlocked

(27 January 1873–31 August 1935)
  • Edward Goedeken

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Ickes, Anna Wilmarth Thompson (27 January 1873–31 August 1935), Illinois state legislator and reformer, was born in Chicago, Illinois, the daughter of Henry Martin Wilmarth, a businessman and banker, and Mary Jane Hawes. Anna grew up comfortably in North Chicago, finishing high school and then attending Miss Hersey’s School in Boston for two years....

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