Anna M. Scott

Marietta, Washington County, Ohio, USA
Death 15 Dec 1941 (aged 84)
Colorado, USA
Burial Denver, Denver County, Colorado, USA
Memorial ID 132572736 · View Source
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Anna M. Scott was a suffragist, and during the early 1900s (1900-1930 especially), she became one of Colorado's most influential political figures. She certainly was one of the few women to exert such influence in Denver politics. Active in the Republican Party, she was said to wield so much influence with female voters (and with many men) that candidates stood no chance unless she approved of them. A 1908 article by (Alfred) Damon Runyon referred to her as "the Woman Boss of Denver." A philanthropist, a club-woman, and a tireless volunteer, she died at age 84. (bio by: Donna Halper)

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  • Find a Grave Memorial 132572736
  • Find a Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Anna M. Scott (Apr 1857–15 Dec 1941), Find a Grave Memorial no. 132572736, citing Fairmount Cemetery, Denver, Denver County, Colorado, USA ; Maintained by Suzy & Rob (contributor 46950534) .