Butte Silver Bow Public Library

Kanefield, Teri, 1960-

The extraordinary Suzy Wright : a colonial woman on the frontier / Teri Kanefield. - 64 pages : illustrations, maps ; 27 cm

Includes bibliographical references (pages 59-62) and index.

Suzy comes to America -- At home in the land of brotherly love -- Shaking off the yoke -- A new home on the frontier -- A little romance -- Political adviser, lawyer, activist, and advocate for the Indians -- Businesswoman and scientific author -- The American Revolution and Quaker pacifism -- Celebrated poet -- Last years and legacy -- Afterword.

Introduces Suzy Wright, a Quaker who helped settle the Pennsylvania frontier, defended the rights of Native Americans, and provided legal counsel to her neighbors.

Age: 8-12.

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Wright, Susanna, 1697-1784 --Juvenile literature.
Wright, Susanna, 1697-1784.
Wright, Susanna, 1697-1784.


1600 - 1775


Quakers--Pennsylvania--Columbia--Biography--Juvenile literature.
Women--Pennsylvania--Columbia--Biography--Juvenile literature.
Poets--Biography--Juvenile literature.
Clerks of court--Pennsylvania--Biography--Juvenile literature.
Frontier and pioneer life--Pennsylvania--Columbia--Juvenile literature.
Clerks of court.
Frontier and pioneer life.
Poets.
Quakers.
Women.
Quakers.
Poets.
Quakers--Pennsylvania--Columbia--Biography.
Women--Pennsylvania--Columbia--Biography.
Poets--Pennsylvania--Columbia--Biography.
Clerks of court--Pennsylvania--Biography.
Frontier and pioneer life--Pennsylvania--Columbia.
Women--Biography.


Pennsylvania--History--Colonial period, ca. 1600-1775--Juvenile literature.
Columbia (Pa.)--Biography--Juvenile literature.
Pennsylvania.
Pennsylvania--Columbia.
Pennsylvania--History--Colonial period, ca. 1600-1775.
Columbia (Pa.)--Biography.


Biography.
History.
Juvenile works.
Biographies.

F159.C64 / K36 2015

974.8/02092 B

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