Story Behind The Girl Explorers
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Story Behind The Girl Explorers

Moms of thrill-seeking daughters will not be surprised to learn that there’s nothing new about girl explorers. But as recently at 1932, Roy Chapman Andrews, of the male-only Explorers club, told the women at Barnard College that “women are not adapted to exploration,” and that women and exploration do not mix.” The Girl Explorers┬áby Jayne…