Portland, OR: Friday, June 28, 1872. Single folio sheet printed on both sides, folded , 4 pages. (leaves separate from tear at the folds, but still a clean copy. The front page contains a chapter of"Sonopra Hewitt" by Mrs. Susie Witherell. There is also an article on women as inventors, and much more. Fragile, Item #54857
An Oregon pioneer and woman suffrage leader, Duniway (1834-1915) was born in Illinois before traveling by covered wagon along the Oregon Trail. She supported her family after the death of her husband by running a boarding school, writing and later editing the woman suffrage newspaper The New Northwest, which she sold on horseback throughout the area.