in American National Biography Online
January 1999; p ublished online February 2000 .
Reference Entry. Subjects: World History; Travel and Holiday; Literary Studies (Travel Literature). 789 words.
Scidmore, Eliza Ruhamah (14 October 1856–03 November 1928), author and traveler, was born in Madison, Wisconsin, the daughter of George Bolles Scidmore and Eliza Catharine Sweeney,...