Ruth Page Jones

Ruth Page Jones

Ruth Page Jones holds a Master of Arts in History from the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee, as well as two bachelor’s degrees. Following careers in computer technology, political advocacy, and charitable non-profit work, she is pursuing her interest in local histories and woman suffrage on the Northern Great Plains. Jones contributed the chapter on school suffrage to the 2019 book Equality at the Ballot Box. She also serves as a scholar with the South Dakota Humanities Council Speakers Bureau.

Related Presenters:

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    The First Strike: Doolittle Raider Don Smith