Individual Author Record
Name: Janet Ayer FairbankPen Name: None Genre: C:ADULT Fiction Poetry Born: 1878 in Chicago, Illinois Sites:
Illinois ConnectionFairbank was born in Chicago.
Biographical and Professional InformationJanet Ayer Fairbank was an author and suffragette. She attended private schools before enrolling at the University of Chicago. Janet Ayer married Kellogg Fairbank, a lawyer. She joined the women’s suffrage movement, and became incresingly involved in political matters. During WWI she joined the Progressive Party and the National Defense committees, and also performed valuable hospital work in Chicago.
*''The Cortlandts of Washington Square'', University of California Library, 1922*''The Smiths'', Bobbs Merrill, 1925*''Idle Hands'', Bobbs Merrill, 1927*''The Lion's Den'', Arrowsmith, 1931*''The Bright Land'', Arrowsmith, 1934*''Rich Man. Poor Man'', Houghton Mifflin Company, 1936