ROSE WILDER LANE #100travelHERS
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Birth: December 5, 1886; De Smet, Dakota Territory
Death: October 30, 1968; Danbury, Connecticut
Occupation: Novelist, journalist, libertarian activist
Notable journeys: Went to Europe post-WWI with the Red Cross. Lived in Albania for two years two years. Covered the Vietnam War at age 78.
Notable work: Diverging Roads; Travels With Zenobia: Paris to Albania by Model T Ford; Give Me Liberty
Quote: “The longest lives are short; our work lasts longer.”