Eriksmoen: Woman pushed for first osteopathic practice in ND
Before voting was extended to females in North Dakota, a woman appeared before the Legislature, where she was opposed by the entire medical community, and she won. The bill that Helen deLendrecie championed was the legalization of a new healing procedure and enabled her to establish a college in Fargo.
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