• Cornelia “Fly Rod” Crosby fishes from an E. M. White canoe on Moosehead Lake in Maine, ca. 1895.

Cornelia “Fly Rod” Crosby

From Canoes: A Natural History in North America by Mark Neuzil and Norman Sims

  • Two years later, she became the first licensed Maine Guide. Her presentations and popular syndicated columns made her a role model to young women and promoted her personal philosophy of athleticism and independence.
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  • Native American Studies
  • Regional Studies
  • ca. 1895
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