Of course I am partial to anything historical and cultural, because I find other people lives pretty interesting…most of the time.
Evelyn Cameron qualifies as a very interesting person, living in a very interesting time. This book kept me up several nights; between reading the journal excerpts and looking at the pictures, there was always something engaging.
She was a British ex-pat and moved to homestead land in the earliest days of Montana settlement. She religiously kept journals of her life and experiences and took up photography as both a way of recording it and to earn some money.