Anna Howell Clarkson (Mrs. James S.) by Elizabeth G. Baker. 1847-1922. Born in Urbana, Ohio, 1847. Married to James S. Clarkson, December 26, 1887. Participated in national campaigns of 1884, 1888, 1892. Lived for many years in Des Moines. Removed from Iowa to New York, 1892. Founder and first president of Iowa Society of New Yorkers, 1908-1918. Prominent in social life in Washington, D.C. during administration of President Harrison. Writer of magazine articles and author of biography "Drusilla A. Stoddard". Died in Newark, New Jersey, September 15, 1922. 38" x 59"