A Twentieth Century Woman:
Lucy Kramer Cohen  1907 - 2007

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What People Say About Lucy:

"She never put herself in the limelight to lead and yet she was a leader."

Joy Hanley
Secretary and Past President
American Association on Indian Affairs

"A multi-layered depiction of several important eras in American history from the 1920's to the 1950's."

Philip S. 'Sam' Deloria
American Indian Graduate Center

"A deeply moving experience! Provides fascinating insights into the life of a remarkable woman and the people and events that shaped her."

Purnima Bhatt
Professor of History and Anthropology
Hood College
Frederick, Maryland

"Terrific... a moving documentary. Through Lucy's story, major themes in American history -- women's expanding roles, the Great Depression of the 1930's, and the fight for Native American rights -- come to life."

Landon Storrs
Associate Professor of History
University of Houston

"Nancy Bickel's scrupulously designed and executed documentary casts welcome light on the life of a remarkably resourceful woman and her famous husband, the New Deal lawyer Felix Cohen."

David A. Hollinger

University of California, Berkeley
Past President of the Organization of American Historians

Lucy with Navajo women and girls

Photo of Lucy with beads ©2011 Mort Gitelman
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