A Milwaukee Woman's Life on the Left

The Autobiography of Meta Berger
by Meta Berger
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Publisher: Wisconsin Historical Society Press

Publication Date: June 27, 2016

ISBN: 9780870207785

Binding: Kobo eBook

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Wife, mother, schoolteacher, and politician, Meta Schlichting Berger became an activist at a time when women's role in public life -- indeed, evne their right to vote -- was hotly contested. Telling her story in her own words, Meta Berger reveals her transformation from a traditional wife and mother to an activist who held elective office for thirty years.