Self Made in
What does being “self made” mean?
To most it is the Horatio Alger story of going from rags to riches.
Some of the individuals featured are:
Otis Bullard: Panorama Artist
Orson S. Fowler: Phrenologist and Octagon House Advocate
Cordelia A. Greene: Woman Physician
Robert G. Ingersoll: Secular Humanist
William Muldoon: Professional Boxer and Health Advocate
Ely S. Parker: Native American Engineer, Presidential Military Secretary in Civil War.