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2 days ago

Wild Women of the West: Kate Quantrill, The Bride Outlaw

Every bed in the hospital at the military prison in…

1 week ago

Wild Women of the West: Poker Alice

A steady stream of miners, ranchers and cowhands filtered in…

2 weeks ago

Wild Women of the West: Charley Hatfield

According to the February 8, 1885, edition of the Colorado…

3 weeks ago

Wild Women of the West: Agnes Lake Thatcher

Wild Bill Hickok had many female admirers in his lifetime,…

4 weeks ago

Wild Women of the West: Carrie Nation

The barroom at the Hotel Carey in Wichita, Kansas, was…

1 month ago

Wild Women of the West: Peg-Leg-Annie

Her name was Annie McIntyre Morrow, and the story of…

1 month ago

Wild Women of the West: Cad Wilson

Cad Wilson was no beauty, and she could not sing.…

2 months ago

Wild Women of the West: Oregon Mare and Grizzly Bear

Two of the most ferocious dance-hall girls in Alaska’s gold…

2 months ago

Wild Women of the West: Cattle Kate

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

2 months ago

Wild Women of the West: Antoinette Adams

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

2 months ago

Wild Women of the West: Pauline Cushman

One of the most glamorous and perhaps most tragic of…

3 months ago

Wild Women of the West: Dancer Loie Fuller

Dancer Loie Fuller stepped onto the Olympic Theater stage in…

3 months ago

Wild Women of the West: Rosa Bonheur

Water sloshed out of buckets that were being passed quickly…

3 months ago

Wild Women of the West: Giuseppina Morlacchi

The reflections staring back at ballerina Giuseppina Morlacchi showed a…

3 months ago

Wild Women of the West: Ah-Toy

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

4 months ago

Wild Women of the West: Yukon Dance Hall Girls

Two of the most ferocious dance-hall girls in the Yukon…

4 months ago

Wild Women Of The West: Katie Smith

Deadwood’s first dance hall opened May 1, 1876, with only…

4 months ago

Wild Women of the West: Lillie Lee

In the book Incidents of Land and Water, written by…

5 months ago

Wild Women Of The West: Ada Lomont

No madam combined beauty and tragedy more poignantly than Ada…

5 months ago

Wild Women Of The West: Laura Evans

Laura Evans was one of the last scarlet women to…