overnight

Mon
Mar 17

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9:30
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Oregon Experience

Lola G. Baldwin

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Lola Baldwin began working for the Portland Police Department in 1905 for the Lewis & Clark Exposition to protect women and children coming to town for the event. She was hired officially in 1908 becoming the country's first sworn policewoman crusading for the moral and physical welfare of families, single working women and children.

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