More Than Petticoats: Remarkable Pennsylvania Women

Fifteen notable women from Pennsylvania are brought to life through this series of easy to read biographies and archival photo portraits Pioneering journalist Nellie Bly is profiled, as well as Ann Preston, a doctor who was influential in the founding of Woman s Hospital of Philadelphia You ll also meet war heroines, social reformers and inventors from the earliest settlFifteen notable women from Pennsylvania are brought to life through this series of easy to read biographies and archival photo portraits Pioneering journalist Nellie Bly is profiled, as well as Ann Preston, a doctor who was influential in the founding of Woman s Hospital of Philadelphia You ll also meet war heroines, social reformers and inventors from the earliest settlements of the Keystone state through the early 1900s Kate Hertzog is a writer and editor, and the author of Insiders Guide to Gettysburg, She lives in Mechanicsburg.
More Than Petticoats Remarkable Pennsylvania Women Fifteen notable women from Pennsylvania are brought to life through this series of easy to read biographies and archival photo portraits Pioneering journalist Nellie Bly is profiled as well as Ann Pr

  • Title: More Than Petticoats: Remarkable Pennsylvania Women
  • Author: Kate Hertzog
  • ISBN: 9780762736379
  • Page: 478
  • Format: Paperback
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    1. I thoroughly enjoyed this book about intelligent, courageous women who persevered in their chosen endeavors despite opposition and obstacles. The book was well-written and inspiring.

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