Ada Blackjack’s Remarkable Story
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Ada Blackjack’s Remarkable Story

Ada Blackjack (May 10, 1898 – 1983) was an Inuit woman who lived for two years as a castaway on uninhabited Wrangel Island in northern Siberia. Ada needed money for her son, so she joined a team of explorers—and ultimately became a hero. Source Timeline Facebook Continue reading