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Gendered Justice in the American West: Women Prisoners in Men's Penitentiaries

Anne M. Butler - History - 1999 - 304 pages
Documents the physical and mental punishment of female prisoners in the West between 1865 and 1915, drawing on prison records and the women's own words to analyze the role of ...
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Daughters of Joy, Sisters of Misery: Prostitutes in the American West, 1865-90

Anne M. Butler - History - 1987 - 179 pages
They were called "frail sisters," "fallen angels," "soiled doves," and "whores." They worked the brothels, saloons, streets, and "hog ranches" of the American frontier. They ...
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Across God's Frontiers: Catholic Sisters in the American West, 1850-1920

Anne M. Butler - History - 2012 - 448 pages
Roman Catholic sisters first traveled to the American West as providers of social services, education, and medical assistance. In Across God's Frontiers, Anne M. Butler traces ...
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Congressional Serial Set

United States - 1918
Reports, Documents, and Journals of the U.S. Senate and House of Representatives.
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Insurgent Democracy: The Nonpartisan League in North American Politics

Michael J. Lansing - History - 2015 - 392 pages
The farmer-led insurgency known as the Nonpartisan League thrived between 1915 and 1924, going so far as to take control of the North Dakota state legislature. Challenging ...
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The American West: A New Interpretive History

Robert V. Hine, John Mack Faragher - History - 2000 - 616 pages
A survey of frontier history, tracing the story from the first Columbian contacts between Indians and Europeans to the multicultural encounters of the modern southwest. It ...
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