An Advocate for Women: The Public Life of Emmeline B. Wells, 1870-1920

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Brigham Young University, 2006 - Biography & Autobiography - 498 pages
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In her forty years as a public figure, Emmeline B. Wells edited the Woman's Exponent, represented Mormon women in the woman suffrage movement, courageously defended plural marriage, and helped mitigate anti-Mormon sentiment, all before becoming the LDS Church's Relief Society General President in 1910.

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Contents

A Womans Advocate
1
Granite and Old Lace a Life Sketch
15
Remember the Women of Zion
30
Copyright

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