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African American women legislators--Florida--Leon County--Tallahassee--Portraits
Leon County (Fla.)
1 photonegative - b&w - 10 x 8 in.
Representative Gwen Cherry was the first African American women in Florida's legislature.
Subject - Person
Cherry, Gwen (Gwendolyn Sawyer), 1923-1979
Subject - Corporate
Florida. Legislature. House of Representatives.--Biography-Portraits.
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