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Mary Austin

Mary AustinAKA Mary Hunter

Born: 9-Sep-1868
Birthplace: Carlinville, IL
Died: 13-Aug-1934
Location of death: Santa Fe, NM
Cause of death: unspecified
Remains: Cremated (ashes at crypt on Mount Pichaco)

Gender: Female
Race or Ethnicity: White
Sexual orientation: Straight
Occupation: Author

Nationality: United States
Executive summary: Land of Little Rain

Father: George Hunter
Mother: Susannah Graham
Husband: Stafford Wallace Austin (met 1890, m. 18-May-1891, div. 1905)
Daughter: Ruth (b. circa 1894)

    University: Blackburn College (1888)

Author of books:
The Land of Little Rain (1903, nonfiction)
The Basket Woman (1904, short stories)
Isidro (1905, novel)
Santa Lucia (1908, novel)
Lost Borders (1909, short stories)
A Woman of Genius (1912, novel)
The Ford (1917)
Taos Pueblo (1930, with Ansel Adams)
Earth Horizon (1932, memoir)

Wrote plays:
The Arrow Maker (1911)

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