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    Social Reformer Mary Edwards Walker Autograph "Mary E. Walker, M.D.". 4" x 2.5", on an autograph card with the printed caption "Autograph./ Private Collection of W.H. Furness Wood.". The signature is bright, bold and in fine condition. Dr. Walker's life included a number of "firsts", including the first woman to be awarded the Medal of Honor and the first U.S. Army military surgeon. She was an ardent abolitionist, feminist, and prohibitionist. From the Judith Kaplan Women's History Collection.

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    September, 2011
    13th-14th Tuesday-Wednesday
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