Margaret, Friend of Orphans

Margaret, Friend of Orphans

by Mary Lou Widmer
     
 

Margaret Haughery gave everything she ever had to the orphans and the poor. Despite being unable either to read or write, she possessed an incredible business acumen, which allowed her to donate-including what she bequeathed in her will-more than $500,000 throughout her life.

Overview

Margaret Haughery gave everything she ever had to the orphans and the poor. Despite being unable either to read or write, she possessed an incredible business acumen, which allowed her to donate-including what she bequeathed in her will-more than $500,000 throughout her life.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781565542112
Publisher:
Pelican Publishing Company, Incorporated
Publication date:
10/31/1996
Pages:
176
Sales rank:
717,450
Product dimensions:
5.50(w) x 8.00(h) x (d)

Meet the Author

MARY LOU WIDMER, a native of New Orleans, is a certified descendant of the area's settlers prior to the Louisiana Purchase. She is a member of the Louisiana Colonials and the Daughters of 1812.

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