Off The Beaten Track: Women Adventurers and Mountaineers in Western Canada

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Work discusses several female explorers in Canada, including Caroline Hinman, Lillain Gest and Gertrude Benham. An entire chapter is devoted to the life and study of Mary Vaux Walcott.


  • Walcott, Mary Vaux 1860-1940
  • Walcott, Charles D (Charles Doolittle) 1850-1927


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Includes photographs of Mary Vaux Walcott and Charles D. Walcott, many of them in the field. Includes note on proper pronunciation of "Vaux."

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