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What do the experiences of Abigail Scott Duniway reveal about life on the Great Plains?

Scott DuniwayThis lesson uses the personal story of Abigail Scott Duniway. Often the so-called ordinary live extraordinary lives and Abigail Scott Duniway is no exception.

The big question asks what does her story reveal about life on the great plains?

By shining a light on an individual, historians can learn about their context and make sense of the general / wider story. Duniway’s story is no exception.

By analysing Duniway’s writings we learn about the journey west and the issues/challenges of living there.

Not only was Scott Duniway a leading light in the women’s movement, but she is also a window onto life on the plains.

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