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The Resource Frontier women : "civilizing" the West? 1840-1880, Julie Roy Jeffrey

Frontier women : "civilizing" the West? 1840-1880, Julie Roy Jeffrey

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Frontier women : "civilizing" the West? 1840-1880
Title
Frontier women
Title remainder
"civilizing" the West? 1840-1880
Statement of responsibility
Julie Roy Jeffrey
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Frontier Women is the classic history of women on America's frontiers, now updated and thoroughly revised. It is an imaginative and graceful account of the extraordinarily diverse contributions of women to continental expansion. In this new edition, Julie Roy Jeffrey has tapped new sources and expanded her analysis to include the often overlooked perspectives of women of color. In this new edition of a classic work, Julie Roy Jeffrey maintains the essential core of her account of the extraordinarily diverse contributions women made to the development of the American frontier. Jeffrey has expanded her original analysis to include the often overlooked perspectives of Native American, Hispanic, Chinese, and African American women
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DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Jeffrey, Julie Roy
Dewey number
305.4/0978
Index
index present
LC call number
HQ1439.W45
LC item number
J43 1998
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Women
  • Frontier and pioneer life
  • Frontier and pioneer life
  • Women
  • United States, West
Label
Frontier women : "civilizing" the West? 1840-1880, Julie Roy Jeffrey
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Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 245-267) 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
"Glimpses of western life" -- "Ladies have the hardest time, that emigrate by land" -- "A maid of all traids" -- "Am beginning to feel quite civilized" -- "The rarest commodity ... are women" -- "If polygamy is the Lord's order, we must carry it out" -- "Will she not overstep the bounds of propriety if she ventures into the arena of action?"
Control code
ocm37509907
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
Rev. ed.
Extent
278 pages
Isbn
9780809016013
Lccn
97036193
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o37509907
  • (OCoLC)37509907
Label
Frontier women : "civilizing" the West? 1840-1880, Julie Roy Jeffrey
Link
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 245-267) 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
"Glimpses of western life" -- "Ladies have the hardest time, that emigrate by land" -- "A maid of all traids" -- "Am beginning to feel quite civilized" -- "The rarest commodity ... are women" -- "If polygamy is the Lord's order, we must carry it out" -- "Will she not overstep the bounds of propriety if she ventures into the arena of action?"
Control code
ocm37509907
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
Rev. ed.
Extent
278 pages
Isbn
9780809016013
Lccn
97036193
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o37509907
  • (OCoLC)37509907

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