Author Bio

5914: Clearing in the West My own story . [1935].
McClung, Nellie Letitia Mooney (1873-1951.)
1873-1951. From Manitoba to Ontario with her family, 1880; taught school, 1888-1896; married R.W. McClung, 1896; early identified with women's rights and temperance movements in Manitoba; to Edmonton, 1913; represented Edmonton in Alberta Legislative Assembly, 1921-1925; one of the "Famous Five"; moved to Victoria, British Columbia, 1937; prolific writer for newspapers.