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Baroness Bertha von Suttner, ca. 1900

Baroness Bertha Felicie Sophie von Suttner was the first woman to win the Nobel Peace Prize in 1905. In fact, her work inspired the creation of the Prize.

CREDIT: Mertens, Mai & Cie. "Bertha von Suttner, half-length portrait, seated, facing front." 1900(?). Prints and Photographs Division, Library of Congress.

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