More Than Petticoats

Remarkable Oregon Women
Shirley, Gayle Corbett (Book - 2010)
More Than Petticoats

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More than Petticoats: Remarkable Oregon Women, 2nd Edition celebrates the women who shaped the Beaver State. Short, illuminating biographies and archival photographs and paintings tell the stories of women from across the state who served as teachers, wri
Authors: Shirley, Gayle Corbett
Title: More than petticoats
remarkable Oregon women
Publisher: Guilford, Conn. : Globe Pequot Press, 2010
Edition: 2nd ed
Characteristics: xvii, 141 p. :,ill. ;,23 cm
Statement of Responsibility: Gayle C. Shirley
Contents: Tabitha Moffatt Brown, Mother of Oregon
Marie Dorion, Madonna of the Oregon Trail
Anna Maria Pittman Lee, missionary bride
Frances Fuller Victor, historian of the Northwest
Abigail Scott Duniway, path breaker
Bethenia Owens-Adair, doctor in petticoats
Mary Leonard, lioness of the law
Lola Greene Baldwin, premier policewoman
Alice Day Pratt, dry-land homesteader
Hazel Hall, fettered poet
Beatrice Morrow Cannady, civil rights advocate
Opal Whiteley, prodigy or fraud?
Alternate Title: Remarkable Oregon women
ISBN: 076275866X
Branch Call Number: 920.7209795 S558m 2010
Bibliography: Includes bibliographical references (p. 127-134) and index
Subject Headings: Oregon Biography Women Oregon History Women Oregon Biography
Topical Term: Women
LCCN: 2010015240
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Profiles of 10 women that helped make Oregon what it is today.

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