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The Lady Lumberjack: An Annotated Collection of Dorothea Mitchell's Writings
Dorothea Mitchell was a Canadian Pioneer of the first order. She did things that pioneering women have always done, but her pioneer experience was made more difficult by the fact that she was a single woman. Unlike other unsung heroines of the early twentieth century, we know of Dorothea's accomplishments because she wrote about them. This collection serves to introduce ...more
Paperback, 145 pages
Published August 18th 2005 by Lakehead University Centre for Northern Studies
(first published 2005)
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Xmas gift from Kristin - entertaining read. Truly a lady who pushed herself outside conventions of the time. The only thing I wish had been explored in the book is the topic of her solitude. Did she ever court anyone? And if not, what was her motivation to live independent of intimate partnership her entire life?