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First Drafts of History at Your Fingertips

Did you know that Miss Elizabeth Murray, the popular young president of the suffragist Political Equality Club of Oakland resigned her office to marry Charles James Newman, a successful San Francisco attorney? Or that Professor H. Morse Stephens, director of university extension and instructor in modern history at the University of California at Berkeley attended the annual meeting of the American Historical Association in Philadelphia (where he also attended a meeting of the editorial board of the American Historical Review)?