The Resource Extraordinary women of the Rocky Mountain West, edited by Tim Blevins, Dennis Daily, Chris Nicholl, Calvin P. Otto & Katherine Scott Sturdevant

Extraordinary women of the Rocky Mountain West, edited by Tim Blevins, Dennis Daily, Chris Nicholl, Calvin P. Otto & Katherine Scott Sturdevant

Label
Extraordinary women of the Rocky Mountain West
Title
Extraordinary women of the Rocky Mountain West
Statement of responsibility
edited by Tim Blevins, Dennis Daily, Chris Nicholl, Calvin P. Otto & Katherine Scott Sturdevant
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Contains papers presented at the fourth annual Pikes Peak Regional History Symposium held June 9, 2007 in Colorado Springs, Colorado. Profiles a number of prominent and exceptional women throughout the history of the Rocky Mountain West and highlights the political, cultural, economic and social conditions which these women helped to shape
Member of
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
CQU
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • photographs
Index
index present
LC call number
F591
LC item number
.E98 2010
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1930-2009
  • 2007
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Blevins, Tim
  • Daily, Dennis
  • Nicholl, Chris
  • Otto, Calvin P.
  • Sturdevant, Katherine Scott
  • Colorado Women's Hall of Fame
  • Pikes Peak Library District
  • Pikes Peak Regional History Symposium
Series statement
Regional history series
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Women
  • Women
  • Women
  • Women's rights
  • Civil rights movements
Label
Extraordinary women of the Rocky Mountain West, edited by Tim Blevins, Dennis Daily, Chris Nicholl, Calvin P. Otto & Katherine Scott Sturdevant
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 327-329) and index
Contents
Honorees by year of induction / The Colorado Women's Hall of Fame -- Introduction / Lynn Gilfillan-Morton -- Marie Guiraud : a remarkable character / Linda Bjorklund -- Laura Bell McDaniel : Queen of the Colorado City Tenderloin / Jan MacKell -- From breeding Persian cats to wrapping candy : working women of Colorado Springs in the 1920s / Michael L. Olsen & Patricia B. Olsen -- Virginia Donaghe McClurg : Mesa Verde crusader / Judith R. Finley -- Vida Ellison & the Manitou Cliff Dwellings / Katie Davis Gardner & Katherine Scott Sturdevant -- Alice Bemis Taylor / Vesta W. Tutt -- Alice Stewart Hill, Colorado Springs' first wild flower artist : her family & her friends / Edwin Bathke & Nancy Bathke -- In her garden / Susan Coolidge -- "Helen of Colorado" : Helen Hunt Jackson, Colorado Springs, & the making of an Indian activist / Katherine Scott Sturdevant -- Helen Hunt Jackson & the rhetoric of humanization : creating a rhetorical space between traditional feminine & masculine spheres in the late 19th century / Stephen Collins -- They came to educate : the Sisters of Loretto in the Rocky Mountain West, 1852- Present / Eugenia R. Ahrens -- Gretchen McRae : civil rights & political activist of Colorado Springs & the United States, 1924-1966 / Caroline E. Blackburn -- Maggie Smith Hathaway : Montana's unsung progressive era reformist / Patsy Clark -- Dr. Caroline Spencer & Colorado Springs' radicals for reform / Chris Nicholl -- "Someday the women are going to run this government" : Lillian Kerr, a Colorado Springs legend / Chris Nicholl -- Alimony for men new cry / Mildred Morris -- How Colorado laws discriminate against women -- The corset conflagration, or women's liberation, 1923 / Inez Hunt & Wanetta W. Draper
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
362 p.
Isbn
9781567352559
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2009938643
Other physical details
b&w ill., chiefly photos.
System control number
  • ocn559062827
  • (OCoLC)559062827
Label
Extraordinary women of the Rocky Mountain West, edited by Tim Blevins, Dennis Daily, Chris Nicholl, Calvin P. Otto & Katherine Scott Sturdevant
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 327-329) and index
Contents
Honorees by year of induction / The Colorado Women's Hall of Fame -- Introduction / Lynn Gilfillan-Morton -- Marie Guiraud : a remarkable character / Linda Bjorklund -- Laura Bell McDaniel : Queen of the Colorado City Tenderloin / Jan MacKell -- From breeding Persian cats to wrapping candy : working women of Colorado Springs in the 1920s / Michael L. Olsen & Patricia B. Olsen -- Virginia Donaghe McClurg : Mesa Verde crusader / Judith R. Finley -- Vida Ellison & the Manitou Cliff Dwellings / Katie Davis Gardner & Katherine Scott Sturdevant -- Alice Bemis Taylor / Vesta W. Tutt -- Alice Stewart Hill, Colorado Springs' first wild flower artist : her family & her friends / Edwin Bathke & Nancy Bathke -- In her garden / Susan Coolidge -- "Helen of Colorado" : Helen Hunt Jackson, Colorado Springs, & the making of an Indian activist / Katherine Scott Sturdevant -- Helen Hunt Jackson & the rhetoric of humanization : creating a rhetorical space between traditional feminine & masculine spheres in the late 19th century / Stephen Collins -- They came to educate : the Sisters of Loretto in the Rocky Mountain West, 1852- Present / Eugenia R. Ahrens -- Gretchen McRae : civil rights & political activist of Colorado Springs & the United States, 1924-1966 / Caroline E. Blackburn -- Maggie Smith Hathaway : Montana's unsung progressive era reformist / Patsy Clark -- Dr. Caroline Spencer & Colorado Springs' radicals for reform / Chris Nicholl -- "Someday the women are going to run this government" : Lillian Kerr, a Colorado Springs legend / Chris Nicholl -- Alimony for men new cry / Mildred Morris -- How Colorado laws discriminate against women -- The corset conflagration, or women's liberation, 1923 / Inez Hunt & Wanetta W. Draper
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
362 p.
Isbn
9781567352559
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2009938643
Other physical details
b&w ill., chiefly photos.
System control number
  • ocn559062827
  • (OCoLC)559062827

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