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Originally published in 1915, this is one of the classic autobiographies of American letters. A leader in the church as well as suffrage movement, an M.D. as well as a powerful and eloquent lecturer, Anna Howard Shaw (1847-1919) was a close associate of Susan B. Anthony, and the first woman ever to receive the United States Distinguished Service Medal.
A church leader, a suffrage pioneer, an M.D., and a powerful lecturer, Shaw was a confidant of Susan B. Anthony and the first woman to receive the Distinguished Service Medal. A vital part of women's history and an inside look at an important American leader.