Fahrni, Mildred (Osterhout)

FAHRNI, Mildred (Osterhout), peace activist (b 2 Jan 1900, Rapid City, MB; d 12 Apr 1992, Vancouver). The daughter of a METHODIST minister, she moved with her family to BC in 1914. After graduating with an MA from UBC she taught school in VANCOUVER, but the classroom did not satisfy her social activism so she left BC to do graduate studies at Bryn Mawr College in Pennsylvania and the London School of Economics. By the time she returned to Vancouver in the early 1930s, she had met and been...

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