Posts tagged Gifford Pinchot
Lea Becomes a U.S. Citizen (with a Little Unintentional Help from a Governor)

When people ask me what my grandmother was like, I usually resort to telling stories about Lea.  Not only are many of these stories quite entertaining but they give a sense of my grandmother’s personality — confident, determined, disarmingly charming, with a wonderful sense of humor.  One of my favorite stories is how Lea became a U.S. citizen.

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