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Elsie Hamburger by Lois Halliday McDonald
Biography of the typified "new woman" in an economic climate hostile to single parents, later becoming Butte County's "Mrs. Republican."


The Kansas Years

Early Memories of a Precocious "Brat"

School Years on the Prairie

School Marm on Horseback


Conquering the Western Frontier

Joined by Sister Gertie

Father Met ... and Rejected

Falling in Love

Isaac Hamburger

Married Life

Politics and Motherhood

Family Changes

First Glimpses of Paradise

Letters that Bring Crisis

Paradise Becomes Home for Elsie

Ike's Life Ends Tragically

A Widow Faces an Uncertain Future

Pride and Pain

Elsie Launches into a Profession

Struggle to Survive

Happy Times-Hard Times

Invading Bastions of Male Republicanism

Children No More

Personal Freedom

War Years; Prosperous Times

Paradise Begins to Grow

Horses and Other Trail Friends

Ghost from the Past?

The Political Stature of Elsie Hamburger

"Such a Character!"

Winding Down

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