Well Educated Wife (and Sometimes Editor) of Mark Twain
Olivia Langdon Clemens (1845-1904) was the wife of the famous American author Samuel Langhorne Clemens, better known as Mark Twain, and was a major influence on his writing. Olivia was raised in the stimulating environment of Elmira, New York, and was constantly exposed to some of the most exciting issues and women of her day, including
Isabella Beecher Hooker and Anna Dickinson.
Olivia Langdon was born November …Read More...