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Catholicism in the American West: A Rosary of Hidden Voices

Roberto R. Treviņo, Richard V. Francaviglia, Anne M. Butler - History - 2007 - 172 pages
Like the rosary itself, the influence of Catholicism on the social and historical development of the American West has been both visible and hidden: visible in the effects of ...
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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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The American West: A Very Short Introduction

Stephen Aron - History - 2015 - 144 pages
Part geographical location, part time period, and part state of mind, the American West is a concept often invoked but rarely defined. Though popular culture has carved out a ...
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