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Eva McDonald Valesh

Title: Valesh Writes About Her Travels
Type: Letter
Date: no date
Source: Minnesota Historical Society

Description: Eva Valesh writes to a friend about the Alliance Party members she is meeting on her trip out East and her hopes for the future.
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Valesh Writes About Her Travels

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Activities:

  1. What does she not think she can afford to do with the group she is visiting?



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  2. From what you know about Valesh and the caption in the data table describing this letter, what do you think that Valesh's "growing ambitions" might be?



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  3. What conflict is she having between her life as an activist and her life at home?



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  4. What does it tell you about Valesh if she is unhappy being away from her husband but chooses to continue in her work?



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