Born: Hartford, Connecticut, 1916
Pen Name: None Connection to Illinois: University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, M. A. , 1971 Biography: N/A
|A fire in her bones :
ISBN: 0876148402 OCLC: 29845353 Carolrhoda Books, Minneapolis : ©1995. Mary Lyon was forced to give up school and work on the family farm, but eventually she helped to found Mount Holyoke Female Seminary, now Mount Holyoke College.