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4 days ago

Women Of The West: The New Plan Company

Matrimonial clubs date as far back as 1849.  Lonely hearts…

2 weeks ago

Wild Women Of The West: The Harvey Girls

More than two dozen women adorned in black poplin skirts…

3 weeks ago

Wild Women Of The West: Wild Women Divorce

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

Dear Cowgirl, Perfect Timing.

Sometimes family is chosen. Sometimes love is unexpected. Sometimes the…

3 weeks ago

Wild Women Of The West: Without Any Courting

Among the top stories that made the front page of…

1 month ago

Wild Women Of The West: The Busy Bee Club

“Wanted:  A nice, plump, healthy, good natured, good looking domestic…

1 month ago

Wild Women Of The West: Widow Jones

A lively, petite woman with dark hair and dark eyes…

2 months ago

Wild Women Of The West: Ella Lazinka

Ella Lazinka was an eastern Oregon cowgirl who won the…

2 months ago

Wild Women Of The West: Josephine Monaghan

Little Joe was not what he seemed to be.  In…

2 months ago

Wild Women Of The West: Rosa Bonheur

Water sloshed out of buckets that were being passed quickly…

2 months ago

Wild Women Of The West: Anna Webber

Twenty-one-year-old Anna Webber rubbed her eyes and leaned against the…

3 months ago

Wild Women Of The West: Nellie Cashman

Night had fallen over Tombstone, Arizona, and every restless and…

3 months ago

Wild Women Of The West: Lucy Stone

Born in Massachusetts in 1818 and educated at Oberlin College,…

3 months ago

Wild Women Of The West: Lucrieta Mott

Mott began to speak at religious meetings, and three years…

4 months ago

Wild Women Of The West: Ellen Clark Sargent

When suffragette Susan B. Anthony boarded the passenger car of…

4 months ago

Wild Women Of The West: Abigail Scott Duniway

Abigail Scott Duniway is recognized as the “mother of equal…

4 months ago

Wild Women Of The West: Esther Hobart Morris

Esther Hobart Morris carefully arranged borrowed chairs and warmed, borrowed…

5 months ago

Wild Women Of The West: Zoe Agnes Stratton

Lawman Bill Tilghman opened his eyes to flickering candle-light.  He…

5 months ago

Wild Women Of The West: Calamity Jane

The town of Deadwood, South Dakota Territory, in 1876, was…

5 months ago

Wild Women Of The West: Eleanora Dumont

On June 15, 1853, a vivacious, petite woman stepped cheerfully…