By Margaret R. O'Leary and Dennis S. O'Leary

ISBN-10: 146202503X

ISBN-13: 9781462025039

this can be the real tale of the 1928 Wohelo camp adventure of fourteen-year-old Emily Sophian (1913–1994) of Kansas urban, Missouri.
The tale is advised partially via letters to her mom and dad, Dr. and Mrs. Abraham Sophian, and to her schoolteachers, Mère Emmanuel and Mère Irene of the Roman Catholic Notre Dame de Sion college in Kansas urban.
Luther and Charlotte Gulick based Wohelo in 1907 because the first American summer season camp devoted solely to women. either founders got here from American Protestant missionary households.
Clad in middy, bloomers, over-the-knee stockings, and tennis footwear, Emily chronicled with compassion and perception her struggles, triumphs, and observations of camp existence at the seashores of Sebago Lake within the backwoods of Maine.

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