Rita Davidson

Maryland lawyer Rita Davidson's life (1928 – 1984) was a series of firsts in her state, among them: the first woman to be appointed appellate judge, the first to be elected judge of the court of special appeals, and the first to sit on the state's highest judicial body—the Maryland Court of Appeals.

Institution: Private collection.

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Jewish Women's Archive. "Rita Davidson." (Viewed on July 16, 2019) <https://jwa.org/media/davidson-rita-still-image>.

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