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"Funk, Antoinette. Co-chairman N.A.W.S.A., 1914." Antoinette Funk of the National American Women Suffrage Association. Mrs. Funk, who was admitted to the Illinois bar in 1899, was U.S. Assistant Commissioner of Public Lands from 1933 to 1939. Harris & Ewing Collection glass negative. View full size.