1898 - 1986Mabel Raimey was the first African-American woman attorney in Wisconsin and the first to graduate from the University of Wisconsin-Madison (1918). She attended Marquette University Law School and was admitted to the Wisconsin Bar in 1927. An original Milwaukee Urban League Board member, Raimey was also a founder of the Northside YWCA and Epsilon Kappa Omega Chapter of the Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc. She was a trustee of the West Allis Tabernacle Baptist Church. The Milwaukee Chapter of the National Association of Black Women Attorneys is named in her honor.
|Series||This marker is part of the Wisconsin: Wisconsin Historical Society series|
|Placed By||State Historical Society of Wisconsin|
|Marker Condition||No reports yet|
|Date Added||Friday, October 17th, 2014 at 7:43am PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||16T E 424566 N 4765506|
|Decimal Degrees||43.03850000, -87.92605000|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 43° 2.31', W 87° 55.563'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||43° 2' 18.60" N, 87° 55' 33.78" W|
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|Area Code(s)||414, 262|
|Closest Postal Address||At or near 1103 W Wisconsin Ave, Milwaukee WI 53233, US|
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