Fast Facts about Firsts for Women in
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Catherine May Bedell

Catherine May BedellCatherine May Bedell—(1914-2004)—She was elected to the U.S. House of Representatives, serving six terms (1959-1971). She was appointed by President Richard Nixon to the United States International Trade Commission, serving from 1971-1981. (Featured on the AFGW special collections website) http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Catherine_Dean_May