Annie Furuhjelm


Annie Fredrika Furuhjelm born Novoarchangelsk, Russian Alaska December 11, 1859 (d. 1937). Finnish journalist; feminist; member of parliament, 1914-24, 1927-9; founder of WILPF.


"In spite of differences of tradition and climate, of race, religion, and language, we feel we have all something in common." (Rupp, Worlds of Women, p. 109; photo 1859,