Dora Hall Stockman

Dora Hall Stockman (HM2102)

Location: East Lansing, MI 48824 Ingham County
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Country: United States of America
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N 42° 43.854', W 84° 28.832'

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(1872 - 1948)

—Historic Women of Michigan —

Elected to the State Board of Agriculture in 1919, Dora Hall Stockman was the first woman to hold an elective office in the state of Michigan. She was the first woman in the United States to be on the Board of Control of a Land-Grant Institution, the Michigan Agriculture College (not Michigan State University). Stockman was elected to the Michigan House of Representatives in 1938 and served until 1946. She introduced legislation for the Michigan Medical Insurance program which later became Blue Cross/Blue Shield.

A sesquicentennial marker dedicated in honor of the contributions of Michigan women to this state's progress 1837-1987.
HM NumberHM2102
Placed ByWomen's Studies Association and the Directors of the Michigan Women's Hall of Fame
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Wednesday, August 23rd, 2017 at 9:54am PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)16T E 706256 N 4734010
Decimal Degrees42.73090000, -84.48053333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 42° 43.854', W 84° 28.832'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds42° 43' 51.24" N, 84° 28' 49.92" W
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Area Code(s)517
Which side of the road?Marker is on the right when traveling South
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 426 Auditorium Rd, East Lansing MI 48824, US
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