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5 months ago

Wild Women of the West: Cowgirl Louise Clappe

“I shall give you a full, true, and particular account…

6 months ago

Wild Women of the West: Era Gertrude Chinn

The discovery of gold in California in 1849, sparked a…

6 months ago

Wild Women of the West: Ethel Bush Berry

Bitterly cold snow flurries pelted the determined features of twenty-one-year-old…

6 months ago

Wild Women of the West: Dale Evans

Dale Evans was one of Republic Pictures most popular western…

6 months ago

Wild Women of the West: Anne Jeffreys

In many of the films actress Anne Jeffreys made for…

7 months ago

Wild Women of the West: Gayle Russell

There were many talented, female contract players at Republic Pictures. …

7 months ago

Wild Women of the West: Belle Ryan Cora

“Man is a gaming animal. He must always be trying…

7 months ago

Wild Women of the West: Flora Mundis

Tom King followed five, spirited, fast-moving horses into a dense…

7 months ago

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

Every bed in the hospital at the military prison in…

8 months ago

Wild Women of the West: Poker Alice

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

8 months ago

Wild Women of the West: Charley Hatfield

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

8 months ago

Wild Women of the West: Agnes Lake Thatcher

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

8 months ago

Wild Women of the West: Carrie Nation

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

8 months ago

Wild Women of the West: Peg-Leg-Annie

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

9 months ago

Wild Women of the West: Cad Wilson

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

9 months ago

Wild Women of the West: Oregon Mare and Grizzly Bear

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

9 months ago

Wild Women of the West: Cattle Kate

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

9 months ago

Wild Women of the West: Antoinette Adams

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

10 months ago

Wild Women of the West: Pauline Cushman

One of the most glamorous and perhaps most tragic of…

10 months ago

Wild Women of the West: Dancer Loie Fuller

Dancer Loie Fuller stepped onto the Olympic Theater stage in…