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Harriette Arnow

(Harriette Simpson Arnow)
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Harriette Arnow was a American novelist, claimed by both Kentucky and Michigan as a native daughter.

Arnow has been called an expert on the people of the Southern Appalachian Mountains, but she herself loved cities and spent crucial periods of her life in Cincinnati, and Detroit.