American Author and Ornithologist
1868 – 1925 A.D.
Gene Stratton-Porter, an American author and ornithologist. Some of her novels, and books on birds illustrated by her own photographs are very popular.
Among her books are: The Song of the Cardinal, Freckles, What I Have Done with Birds, A Girl of the Limberlost, Birds of the Bible, Music of the Wild, and Michael O’Halloran.
Reference: Famous Women; An Outline of Feminine Achievement Through the Ages With Life Stories of Five Hundred Noted Women By Joseph Adelman. Copyright, 1926 by Ellis M. Lonow Company.