- Filename: the-drapers-in-america.
- ISBN: WISC:89062865779
- Release Date: 1892
- Number of pages: 312
Considered by many to be mentally retarded, a brilliant, impatient fifth-grader with cerebral palsy discovers a technological device that will allow her to speak for the first time.
Phebe journeyed over fi ve thousand miles on an heroic odyssey of faith that began after being baptized by the then Mormon Missionary Brigham Young. After her trek with the pioneers to Winter Quarters she became one of only four women who traveled all the way to San Diego with the Mormon Battalion. Th en, with her husband Ebenezer, Phebe traveled to Sutter’s Mill to pick up gold tithes to deliver to the Prophet Brigham Young in Salt Lake City. After this extraordinary journey she and her husband co-settled Draper, Utah. US
"Upon the death of her father, Henry VIII, Queen Mary assumes the throne after a long and bitter wait. Her first order of business is to wed the devout Prince Philip of Spain, creating a powerful alliance that will transform Mary's fanatical dream of ridding England of Protestantism into terrifying reality. And so begins the reign of Bloody Mary."--From publisher description.
Traces the life of the influential interior decorator, looks at how she changed her profession, and describes her privileged background