Elise Bennett Smith, 1917

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Mrs. Thomas Jefferson Smith, Richmond, Ky." Kentucky Woman's Journal, Official Organ of the Kentucky Federation of Women's Clubs. Vol. 2, No. 2 (May 1917): 7.

Smith was President of the Kentucky Equal Rights Association from 1915-1916, she also served as the NAWSA Executive Committee member on multiple occasions. Mrs. Thomas Jefferson Smith was Elise "Fanny" Smith - the daughter of Sarah Clay Bennett (and niece of Laura Clay) later, Elise Bennett Smith Gagliardini. Image from Laura Clay's copy of the journal archived at the University of Kentucky Special Collections and Research Center (Laura Clay Papers, 46M4, Box 16, folder 11).