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Term: Brown, Emma, 1827-1889

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Co-founder of the journal "Wisconsin Chief" and the first successful woman editor and publisher in Wisconsin; her paper supported the temperance movement and women's suffrage. View more information elsewhere at wisconsinhistory.org.

View newspaper clippings at Wisconsin Local History and Biography Articles.

[Source: McBride, Genevieve G. On Wisconsin women. (Madison, Wis.: University of Wisconsin Press, 1993)]
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