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Gold diggers and silver miners : prostitution and social life on the Comstock Lode / Marion S. Goldman.


Ann Arbor : University of Michigan Press, [1981] .
ISBN 0472093320, 0472063324, 9780472093328

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Other Title Gold diggers and silver miners
Subjects Comstock Lode (Nev.) -- History.
Mineros -- Nevada, EE. UU. -- Historia -- Siglo XIX.
Miners -- Nevada -- Virginia City -- History -- 19th century.
Miners.
Mines and mineral resources -- Nevada -- History -- 19th century.
Mines and mineral resources.
Nevada -- Comstock Lode.
Nevada -- Virginia City.
Nevada.
Prostitution -- Nevada -- Virginia City -- History -- 19th century.
Prostitution.
Women -- Nevada -- Virginia City -- History -- 19th century.
Women.
Series Women and culture series.
Description ix, 214 pages, [14] pages of plates : illustrations ; 24 cm.
Copyright Date [1981]
©1981
Notes Includes bibliographical references (pages 205-209) and index.
Contents Material life on the Comstock Lode -- Women's work and ladies' leisure: marriage on the Comstock -- First impressions: an overview of the bawdy districts -- Stratification in the fast life -- Friends and enemies -- Hazards of the game -- Separating good women and bad: sexual ideology, custom, and law -- Lessons from the Lode: theoretical considerations.
Genre History.
Geographic Area Nevada
Network Numbers (OCoLC)7652663
(OCoLC)ocm07652663
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WorldCat Identities Goldman, Marion S.
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