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Nothing daunted : the unexpected education of two society girls in the West

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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Linn Libraries Consortium. (Show)
  • 1 of 1 copy available at Albany Public Library.

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Albany Main Library 371.1 WICKE (Text) IALBO102654032 Book Club Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781439176580 (hardback)
  • ISBN: 1439176582 (hardback)
  • ISBN: 9781439176597 (paperback)
  • ISBN: 1439176590 (paperback)
  • Physical Description: xiv, 286 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
  • Publisher: New York, NY : Scribner, 2011.

Content descriptions

General Note: 14 copies.
Includes index.
Formatted Contents Note: Beginnings. -- Overland journey -- The girls from Auburn -- "A funny, scraggly place" -- "Refined, intelligent gentlewomen" -- Old World and New. -- Unfenced -- The grand tour -- Ferry's scheme -- Departure -- Hell Hill -- Working Girls. -- Turnips and tears -- The mad ladies of Strawberry Park -- Debut -- Reckonings. -- The cream of Routt County -- "Unarmed and defenseless" -- "The dark days are very few" -- Three-wire winter -- Commencement.
Summary, etc.: "A captivating book about Dorothy Wickenden's grandmother, who left her affluent East Coast life to "rough it" as a teacher in Colorado in 1916"-- Provided by publisher.
Subject: Woodruff, Dorothy
Underwood, Rosamond
Teachers Colorado Biography
Education Colorado History 20th century
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