Josephine B. Frawley Doud, c. 1926, business manager, Betsy Ross Candy Shops. Private collection. 1917 Evinrude Motors catalog. Collection of Ferret Research. Kathryne M. Haun, c. 1919, treasurer, E.F. Houghton & Company. Collection of Ferret Research.   

Have Courage, Work Hard: Quotations on Work and Success from the First Women of Business by Mary Goljenboom. 200 quotations on business, management, and life from 56 businesswomen. We sorted through hundreds of articles and interviews to bring you this unique collection. Includes short biographies.
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