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The woman who mapped Labrador : the life and expedition diary of Mina Hubbard

Author: Mina Hubbard; Roberta Buchanan; B A Greene; Anne Hart
Publisher: Montreal [Que.] : McGill-Queen's University Press, ©2005.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"As Anne Hart's biography shows, Mina Benson Hubbard's life (1870-1956) was an adventure of frequent reinvention. Raised on an Ontario pioneer farm, Mina Benson was a shy nurse in New York when she married Leonidas Hubbard, an ambitious American journalist. Following his death during his 1903 attempt to cross Labrador, the devoted housewife set out to complete his expedition. While in England to finish her  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Biographies
Diaries
Journal intime
Biography
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Hubbard, Mina.
Woman who mapped Labrador.
Montreal : McGill-Queen's University Press, ©2005
(DLC) 2006386808
Named Person: Mina Hubbard; Mina Hubbard; Mina Hubbard; Leonidas Hubbard, Mrs.; Leonidas Hubbard, Mrs; Leonidas Hubbard, Mrs.; Mina Hubbard
Material Type: Biography, Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Mina Hubbard; Roberta Buchanan; B A Greene; Anne Hart
ISBN: 9780773572997 0773572996
OCLC Number: 243600956
Description: 1 online resource (xxi, 506 pages) : illustrations, maps, portraits
Contents: Introduction: The Text and Context of Mina Hubbard's Expedition Diary / ROBERTA BUCHANAN AND BRYAN GREENE --
The Life of Mina Benson Hubbard: Finding Her Way, 15 April 1870 --
16 June 1905 / ANNE HART --
Labrador Expedition Diary, 16 June --
27 December 1905 / MINA HUBBARD (edited by Roberta Buchanan, with annotations by Roberta Buchanan and Bryan Greene) --
The Life of Mina Benson Hubbard Ellis: Finding Her Way, 1906-1956 / ANNE HART.
Other Titles: Mapped Labrador
Life and expedition diary of Mina Hubbard
Responsibility: diary introduced and edited by Roberta Buchanan and Bryan Greene ; biography by Anne Hart.

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In 1905 the author became the first white woman to cross Labrador, completing the expedition that had led to her husband's death. In her diary author's enthusiasm for the Labrador wilderness shines  Read more...
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"The authors seamlessly weave together equally compelling elements so that the book becomes greater than the sum of its parts and a model for interdisciplinary cooperation." Carolyn Podruchny, Read more...

 
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