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Stratton-Porter, Gene

On August 17, 1863, Geneva Grace Stratton (Gene), also known as the “Bird Lady,” was born in Wabash County, Indiana. She was the youngest of twelve children. She played many other roles in her lifetime, such as naturalist, photographer, natural-born storyteller, and writer. Stratton met her husband, Charles Darwin Porter, a pharmacist, while recovering from […]