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4 days ago

Wild Women of the West: Cattle Kate

Legends has it that “Cattle Kate” (Ella Watson), who was…

2 weeks ago

Wild Women of the West: Antoinette Adams

The manager of the Melodeon Theatre in Virginia City, Nevada,…

3 weeks ago

Wild Women of the West: Pauline Cushman

One of the most glamorous and perhaps most tragic of…

1 month ago

Wild Women of the West: Giuseppina Morlacchi

The reflections staring back at ballerina Giuseppina Morlacchi showed a…

2 months ago

Wild Women of the West: Ah-Toy

California’s first Chinese settlers, two men and one woman, reached…

2 months ago

The Mormon Handcart Migration

From the author of the best-selling book Steamboat, Legendary Bucking…

1 year ago

Could You Have Survived In The Days Of The Wild West?

If you love watching old Western films, you have most…

2 years ago

How Calamity Jane Stole The Dead Man’s Hand

Her real name is Martha Canary, but everyone today knows…

2 years ago

Wild Women of the West: Pearl Hart

Armed with a .44 Colt pistol and dressed in a…

2 years ago

Wild Women of the West: The Bride Business

Living in loneliness on the plains or in the mountains…

Wild Women Of The West: Nellie Wallace

Deacon Joe Sleet’s correspondence with widow Nellie Wallace was full…

Wild Women Wednesday: Clare Hodges

Twenty-seven-year-old Clare Hodges gently urged her chestnut roan through a…

3 years ago

Wicked Woman Wednesday: Mary Hamlin

On July 9, 1871, two ragged, down-and-out prospectors walked into…

3 years ago

Wild Women of the West: Mary Hamlin

On July 9, 1871, two ragged, down-and-out prospectors walked into…

3 years ago

Wild Women Wednesday: Kitty LeRoy

A grim-faced bartender led a pair of sheriff’s deputies up…

3 years ago

Wild Women Wednesday: Josie Washburn

A "soiled dove," much like Josie. A large wagon filled…

3 years ago

Wild Women Wednesday: Lottie Deno

Lottie Deno, or as she was nicknamed, "Lotta Dinero" A…

4 years ago

Wild Women Wednesday: Zoe Tilghman

Marshal Bill Tilghman, the late-in-life love and muse of his…

4 years ago

Wild Women: Maria Carson

Maria Josefa Jaramillo was fifteen when she married well-known frontiersman…

4 years ago

Wild Women Wednesday: Eleanora Dumont

  The Lovely, "Madame Moustache" Soiled doves of the Old…