Marie Louise Bottineau Baldwin
19th Amendment Outdoor Museum
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Erected 2020 by Maren Conrad.
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Civil Rights • Native Americans • Women. In addition, it is included in the Women's Suffrage 🗳️ series list.
Location. 38° 34.53′ N, 121° 28.904′ W. Marker is in Sacramento, California, in Sacramento County. Marker is on 19th Street near K Street, on the right when traveling north. Touch for map.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Mary Church Terrell (here, next to this marker); Juno Frankie Seay Pierce (here, next to this marker); Gertrude Weil (a few steps from this marker); Sara Plummer Lemmon (a few steps from this marker); Naomi Anderson (a few steps from this marker); Maria Guadalupe Evangelina de Lopez (a few steps from this marker); Mabel Ping-Hua Lee (a few steps from this marker); Laura de Force Gordon (a few steps from this marker). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Sacramento.
More about this marker. This is one of nineteen markers erected in 2020 as part of the "I Vote" project, honoring suffragettes and their work, and thus forming the 19th Amendment Outdoor Museum.
Also see . . .
1. Marie Louise Bottineau Baldwin (Wikipedia). "Marie Louise Bottineau Baldwin (1863-1952), was a Métis Turtle Mountain Band of Chippewa Indians attorney and Native American rights activist. In 1914 Baldwin was the first Native American student to graduate from the Washington College of Law. She worked in the United States Bureau of Indian Affairs, and was an officer in the Society of American Indians....Her grandparents were Pierre Bottineau and Genevieve "Jennie" LaRence, born in 1818. Her father was John Bottineau, a lawyer who worked as an advocate for the Chippewa/Ojibway Nation in Minnesota and North Dakota....Baldwin was involved in women's suffrage efforts in North Dakota. She also marched (Submitted on April 20, 2021, by Andrew Ruppenstein of Sacramento, California.)
2. Marie Louise Bottineau Baldwin (US National Park Service). (Submitted on April 20, 2021.)
3. Rightfully Hers: Marie Louise Bottineau Baldwin (YouTube, 1.5 min.). (Submitted on April 20, 2021.)
Credits. This page was last revised on April 20, 2021. It was originally submitted on April 20, 2021, by Andrew Ruppenstein of Sacramento, California. This page has been viewed 40 times since then. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on April 20, 2021, by Andrew Ruppenstein of Sacramento, California.