Montana Secretary of State

Montana Women’s History Month: Sarah Bickford was a business trailblazer

Secretary of State Christi Jacobsen and the Office of the Montana Secretary of State are celebrating Women's History Month by highlighting some of the impactful women in Montana's history, including Sarah Bickford, who became the first woman in Montana, and likely the first African American woman in the country, to own a utility company.

HELENA — Secretary of State Christi Jacobsen and the Office of the Montana Secretary of State are celebrating Women’s History Month by highlighting some of the impactful women in Montana’s history, including Sarah Bickford, who became the first woman in Montana, and likely the first African American woman in the country, to own a utility company.

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