An Accidental Pioneer: A Farm Girl's Drive to the Finish... by Lorene Burkhart

By Lorene Burkhart

Lorene Burkhart was once a pioneer within the company global, changing into the 1st lady named head of a big division for Borden’s meals, that of recent Product improvement. She held various different positions in American agencies ahead of commencing to write, enhancing an Indianapolis journal and founding her personal publishing corporation. This ebook lines this philanthropic civic leader’s historical past as a small city farm woman close to Vincennes Indiana and is filled with the wealthy tradition of southern Indiana.

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