So Much to Be Done Women Settlers on the Mining and Ranching Frontier

By: Moynihan, Ruth B.

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325 pgs, Illus. Letters, diaries, and memoirs are presented depicting women's multiple daily tasks, courage, and hardships faced. There are three parts, 1st California and Nevada, 1849-1880, eight different women. Part two, The High Pl ains and Rocky Mountains, 1870-1890, the stories of six women. And Part three, The Southwestern Desert, 1863-1900, five women's stories.

Title: So Much to Be Done Women Settlers on the Mining and Ranching Frontier

Author Name: Moynihan, Ruth B.

Categories: Cowboys, The West,

Publisher: Lincoln, University of Nebraska Press: 1990

ISBN Number: 0803231342

ISBN Number 13: 9780803231344

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Near Fine

Jacket Condition: Very Good+

Type: Book

Seller ID: 355

Keywords: western americana, west, pioneers, indians, ranching, mining, women, overland travel