1861 - 1958An outspoken proponent of suffrage for women, she became the first of her gender elected to a municipal office in Sacramento, being swept into office by an all male electorate before women attained the right to vote. Widow of a politician and schoolteacher by avocation, she became a leader of the Progressive Republican Women and Sacramento's first Commissioner of Education in 1912.
|Placed By||(Unknown) - This plaque dedicated in honor of Ludmilda Pezel-Hamilton|
|Marker Condition||No reports yet|
|Date Added||Tuesday, September 2nd, 2014 at 1:38pm PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||10S E 630665 N 4269211|
|Decimal Degrees||38.56175000, -121.50026667|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 38° 33.705', W 121° 30.016'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||38° 33' 42.30" N, 121° 30' 0.96" W|
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|Area Code(s)||916, 530|
|Closest Postal Address||At or near 2586-2630 Riverside Blvd, Sacramento CA 95818, US|
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