Women of the Frontier
16 Tales of Trailblazing Homesteaders, Entrepreneurs, and Rabble-rousersBook - 2013
Drawing on journal entries, letters, and song lyrics to evoke the courage and spirit of female pioneers, a collection of portraits traces the lives of such individuals as Amelia Stewart Knight, Miriam Colt, and Clara Brown.
Publisher: Chicago : Chicago Review Press, c2013
Edition: 1st ed
Branch Call Number: YA 978 MILLER
Characteristics: ix, 246 p. : ill., map ; 23 cm
From Library Staff
Miller offers a comprehensive look at the lives of pioneer women who bravely ventured to the American west in the mid-19th century. Primary sources, archival illustrations and photographs illuminate the text.
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