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Archaeologist Sheds Light On Mysterious Woman Who Lived Alone On San Nicholas Island For Nearly Two Decades

Posted on Thursday, February 25, 2016 8:18am


Researchers excavate cave possibly used by woman living on San Nicholas Island in 1800's (U.S. Navy Photo)

An archaeologist who’s spent years researching the story of a woman who lived by herself on one of the Channel Islands for nearly two decades is speaking about his findings at a special event this weekend.

The woman’s mysterious life has inspired stories, movies, and a best selling novel still used in schools.

KCLU’s Lance Orozco has the story:  Lone Woman


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