History of Women
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History of Women

She Dumped Her Cheating Husband And Won A Pulitzer

Then she apologized to the man who “should have” won

If you were a young woman in the late 1800s, the only thing you were supposed to achieve in your life was a good marriage.

That was a real problem for Edith Newbold Jones. She was a born storyteller and just wanted to write.

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If history was a Hollywood movie, the editing room floor would be littered with the stories of women clipped to make room for men’s stories. We are here to tell those stories.

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