The discovery of gold in California in 1849, sparked a raging fever in thousands of Argonauts hoping to strike it rich.
Alaska’s frigid terrain was “no place for women, but a determined twenty-one-year-old made the dangerous voyage anyway.
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She was one of Republic Pictures most popular western stars and is still known as the Queen of the Cowgirls.
In many of the films actress Anne Jeffreys made for Republic Pictures she played a damsel in perilous situations.
Republic Pictures Leading Cowgirl Actresses
The Loyal Gambler
Lady Horse Thief
Among the seat of male gamblers was one woman, everyone called her Poker Alice.
The circumstances surrounding Charley’s birth were just as controversial as the life she would later lead.
Agnes Lake Thatcher was the only women who completely captured the heart of Wild Bill Hickok
Carrie Nation proved the power women had and helped support the idea that those women should have the right to vote.
The story of her life is one of tragedy, courage, and resourcefulness.
What it was like for Klondike Entertainer Cad Wilson and life at Dawson City’s Monte Carlo.
Two of the most ferocious dance-hall girls in Alaska’s gold rush region in 1898, were Oregon Mare and Grizzly Bear.
Ella Watson, also known as “Cattle Kate,” was a bosomy brunette with a handsome face.
Miss Adams was the first actress to appear at the Melodeon Theatre in Virginia City, Nevada.
One of the most glamorous and perhaps most tragic of the “glamour girls” of the West was also a Union spy during the Civil War.
Giuseppina Morlacchi was the first woman to perform with Buffalo Bill Cody
The second female Chinese settler to arrive in California, Ah-Toy was a twenty-year old prostitute.
Two of the most ferocious dance-hall girls in the Yukon in the 1880s were called the Oregon Mare and the Grizzly Bear