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8 famous female aviators: Bessica Raiche

It’s an understatement to say that this Wisconsin-born mega-renaissance woman broke the mold of how women in the early 20th century were expected to conduct themselves on both a personal and professional level. In short, Bessica Raiche wore pants (quelle horreur!), drove a car, shot guns and practic... • 1 year ago

8 famous female aviators: Bessica Raiche | MNN - Mother Nature Network

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