Nellie Tayloe Ross

Rick Ewig talked about Nellie Tayloe Ross, the first female Governor in the United States. Wyoming voters elected Ross in the 1920s, a time when women across… read more

Rick Ewig talked about Nellie Tayloe Ross, the first female Governor in the United States. Wyoming voters elected Ross in the 1920s, a time when women across the country had just received the right to vote.

C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their “2014 LCV Cities Tour” in Cheyenne, Wyoming, from July 10-14 to feature the history and literary life of the community. Working with the Charter Communications local affiliate, they visited literary and historic sites where local historians, authors, and civic leaders were interviewed. The history segments aired on American History TV (AHTV) on C-SPAN3 and the literary events/non-fiction author segments aired on BookTV on C-SPAN2. close

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Nellie Tayloe Ross

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Location:
Cheyenne, Wyoming, United States
First Aired:
Sep 07, 2014 | 2:28pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
Last Aired:
Sep 08, 2014 | 6:38am EDT | C-SPAN 3

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  • Sep 07, 2014 | 2:28pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Sep 08, 2014 | 6:38am EDT | C-SPAN 3
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