1876 - 1952Born in Richland Center, Ada James was an important suffrage leader, campaigning throughout Wisconsin in support of women's right to vote. In 1919, James mobilized her father, a state legislator, to deliver Wisconsin's ratification papers to Washington, D. C., making Wisconsin the first state in the Nation to ratify the Nineteenth Amendment.
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|Series||This marker is part of the Wisconsin: Wisconsin Historical Society series|
|Placed By||The Wisconsin Historical Society|
|Marker Condition||No reports yet|
|Date Added||Sunday, August 31st, 2014 at 8:32pm PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||15T E 711608 N 4802213|
|Decimal Degrees||43.34298333, -90.38933333|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 43° 20.579', W 90° 23.36'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||43° 20' 34.74" N, 90° 23' 21.60" W|
|Driving Directions||Google Maps|
|Closest Postal Address||At or near 424 W 6th St, Richland Center WI 53581, US|
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