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

Label
Westering women and the frontier experience, 1800-1915
Title
Westering women and the frontier experience, 1800-1915
Statement of responsibility
Sandra L. Myres
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Myres, Sandra L
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
HQ1410
LC item number
.M96 1982
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Women
  • Frontier and pioneer life
  • Frontera
  • Femmes
  • Vie des pionniers
  • Frontier and pioneer life
  • Women
  • Frau
  • United States, West
  • Wilder Westen
  • USA
  • Frontier
Label
Westering women and the frontier experience, 1800-1915, Sandra L. Myres
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
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
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xxii, 365 pages
Isbn
9780826306258
Lccn
82006956
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)08389784
  • (OCoLC)ocm08389784
Label
Westering women and the frontier experience, 1800-1915, Sandra L. Myres
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
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
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xxii, 365 pages
Isbn
9780826306258
Lccn
82006956
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)08389784
  • (OCoLC)ocm08389784

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