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Hilda Ward

 (1878 - 1950)
Hilda Ward was active/lived in New York.  Hilda Ward is known for figure, portrait, animal and landscape painting.

Hilda Ward

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In 1908, Hilda Ward had a book published with the title of The Girl and the Motor.  A review of the book had the following:  "Hilda Ward, a twenty-year old artist living on Long Island, New York, was among the first women to produce a written account of her fraught journey into motoring knowledge.  Her book, The Girl and the Motor, provides an invaluable description of a young woman's painstaking and self-conscious struggle to acquire mechanical confidence.

Published in 1908, The Girl and the Motor recorded not only Ward's desire to drive automobiles but her determination to understand, maintain, and repair them as well.  She wrote in a lighthearted and breezy style, which mixed self-deprecat  ...  Displaying 750 of 1396 characters.

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About  Hilda Ward

Born:  1878
Died:   1950
Known for:  figure, portrait, animal and landscape painting