Creating Alaska

Ada B. Wien

Name: Ada B. Wien

City: Fairbanks

District: 21

Occupation: Housewife, Secretary, Businesswoman

Born: July 1, 1907 - Nome, Alaska

Death: June, 1984 - Bellevue, Washington

Alaska Resident: 1907 - ? Convention Posts:

  • Member, Committee on Preamble and Bill of Rights
  • Member, Committee on Resources
  • Member, Advisory Committee on Committees

Education: Wilson's Business College, Seattle

Quote from the Constitutional Convention:

"I would just like to go on record as saying I do my own thinking."

-Delegate Ada Wien, Day 40 of the Constitutional Convention, in response to an objection by another delegate that she was being prompted on how to vote.