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Title

  • Life's story

Summary

  • Butin was a physician, and the first woman to become a member of both the Nebraska State and Fresno County (California) Medical societies. She financed the first suffrage campaign for women in California's San Joaquin Valley. Her autobiography provides a fascinating picture of rural/frontier medicine in the late nineteenth and early twentieth centuries.

Names

  • Butin, Mary E. Ryerson.
  • National American Woman Suffrage Association Collection (Library of Congress)

Created / Published

  • 1930.

Headings

  • -  Butin, Mary E. Ryerson
  • -  Women physicians--Nebraska--Biography

Notes

  • -  Typescript.
  • -  On t.p.: Madera, California, 1930.
  • -  Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site.
  • -  Gift; National American Woman Suffrage Association; Nov. 1, 1938.

Medium

  • 19 leaves, [3] leaves of plates : 3 ports. ; 29 cm.

Call Number/Physical Location

  • JK1881 .N357 sec. VIII, sub. 1, no. 48

Digital Id

Library of Congress Control Number

  • 93838428

Online Format

  • image
  • online text
  • pdf

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Credit Line: Library of Congress, Rare Book and Special Collections Division, National American Woman Suffrage Association Collection.

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Chicago citation style:

Butin, Mary E. Ryerson, and National American Woman Suffrage Association Collection. Life's Story. 1930. Manuscript/Mixed Material. https://www.loc.gov/item/93838428/.

APA citation style:

Butin, M. E. R. & National American Woman Suffrage Association Collection. (1930) Life's Story. [Manuscript/Mixed Material] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/93838428/.

MLA citation style:

Butin, Mary E. Ryerson, and National American Woman Suffrage Association Collection. Life's Story. 1930. Manuscript/Mixed Material. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/93838428/>.