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Oct 08

Anna E. Arnold (1879-1942): Kansas Educator and Author

Posted to KGI Online Library Blog on October 8, 2020 at 1:54 PM by Donna Casement

In 1912, Anna Estelle Arnold self-published her first book, Civics and Citizenship. That same year her book was accepted as a textbook to be taught in Kansas public schools and Kansas granted equal voting rights to women. Arnold was an author and educator who championed the education of young people to value the relationship between government and people’s everyday lives.

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