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Nanny Wood

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Army wife, mother, and pioneer

In 1879, Nanny Moale Wood and with her new husband Lieutenant C.E.S. Wood honeymooned across the country by transcontinental rail and caught steamboats headed north and up the river to their home at Vancouver Barracks.

They lived for a short time with General and Mrs. O.O. Howard until their new house was finished on Officers' Row.

Episode 3

Nanny Wood
Narrated by Jan Oliva
Read by Jane Jacobsen

Part 1

Stories of 19th Century Women Who Influenced Clark County 

Podcast Series​

Forgotten Stories of Clark County 
"The Voices Seldom Heard" 

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"Voices Seldom Heard" was funded in large part by the Clark County Historical Promotion Grant Program. The series was researched and hosted by the Friends of Fort Vancouver National Historic Site.

Directed by:
Mark Dodd, Technical Advisor
and Mary Rose, Executive Director of Friend of Fort Vancouver National Historic Site

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