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Westering women and the frontier experience, 1800-1915 / Sandra L. Myres.


1st ed.. Albuquerque : University of New Mexico Press, [1982] .
ISBN 0826306268, 082630625X

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Subjects Femmes -- États-Unis (Ouest) -- Histoire -- 19e siècle.
Frau.
Frontera -- Colonización -- Vida social y costumbres -- EE. UU. -- Oeste.
Frontier and pioneer life -- West (U.S.)
Frontier and pioneer life.
Frontier.
USA.
United States, West.
Vie des pionniers -- États-Unis (Ouest)
Wilder Westen.
Women -- West (U.S.) -- History -- 19th century.
Women.
Series Histories of the American frontier.
Description xxii, 365 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.
Copyright Date [1982]
©1982
Notes Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents The madonna of the prairies and Calamity Jane: images of westering women -- The pleasing awfulness: women's views of wilderness -- "Land of savagery/land of promise": women's views of Indians -- The savage within: women, race, religion, and class on the frontier -- Westward ho! Women on the Overland Trails -- A new home -- who'll follow: women and frontier homemaking -- A pioneer's search for an ideal home: women, family, and community on the frontier -- Suffering for suffrage: women and the struggle for political, legal, and economic rights -- If all we did was to weep at home: women as frontier entrepreneurs.
Genre History.
Geographic Area West (U.S.)
Network Numbers (OCoLC)8389784
WorldCat Search OCLC WorldCat
WorldCat Identities Myres, Sandra L.
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