Biography written by Victor Salvo
Biography edited by Owen Keehnen
Biography edited, vetted, and certified by Dr. Robin Mitchell
DePaul University Dept. of Gender Studies
Photograph by Robert Giard
Photography Rights for Bronze Casting granted by
Jonathan Silin and the Estate of Robert Giard

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