Dr. Owens-Adair: Some of Her Life Experiences by Bethenia Owens-Adair Ca. 1906 Early Woman Doctor Oregon Suffrage


Title: Dr. Owens-Adair: Some of Her Life Experiences

Author: Bethenia Owens-Adair

Description: Circa 1906. Autobiography of Bethenia Owens-Adair (1840-1926), one of Oregon's first female doctors and a social reformer. She arrived in the Oregon Country in 1843 with her family as part of the Jesse Applegate wagon train. She received two medical degrees (in 1874 and 1880) and practiced medicine in Roseburg, Portland, Clatsop County, and eventually North Yakima, Washington state. She was also involved in the temperance and women's suffrage movements. Olive cloth boards with black design. Light wear to head and tail of spine; slight edge and corner rubbing. Interior is clean and crisp. Book has been placed in a clear archival sleeve.

Binding: Hardcover

Condition: Very Good

Jacket Condition: None

Publisher: Mann and Beach

Place: Portland, OR

Year: ca. 1906

ISBN: n/a

Language: English

Size: 8.25 x 5.5 inches.

Pages: 537 pages.

Keywords: autobiography, Oregon pioneer, pioneer, pioneer women, PNW, Pacific northwest, history, medical, biography,

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