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We Just Toughed It Out: Women Heads of Households on the Llano Estacado, 1880-1935 (SOUTHWESTERN STUDIES) ePub download

by Georgellen Burnett

  • Author: Georgellen Burnett
  • ISBN: 0874041759
  • ISBN13: 978-0874041750
  • ePub: 1430 kb | FB2: 1327 kb
  • Language: English
  • Category: Americas
  • Publisher: Texas Western Pr (November 1, 1989)
  • Rating: 4.8/5
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We Just Toughed It Out: Women Heads of Households on the Llano Estacado, 1880-1935 (SOUTHWESTERN STUDIES) ePub download

Loved this academic read about the women of the Llano Estacado. Interesting facts about various women who were in the region known as Llano Estacado (area of northern Texas with very flat land)

Loved this academic read about the women of the Llano Estacado. Great information how these strong, determined women survived this particular part of Texas and it's difficult environment. Interesting facts about various women who were in the region known as Llano Estacado (area of northern Texas with very flat land). Fortunately short, this was a bit dry much of the time (much like that part of the country). Nico rated it really liked it Jan 04, 2013.

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Together, let's build an Open Library for the World. Women Heads of Households on the Llano Estacado, 1880-1935 (Southwestern Studies, No 90). We Just Toughed It Out. Close. by Georgellen Burnett.

We Just Toughed it Out: Women Heads of Household on the Llano Estacado, 1880-1935, Georgellen Burnett (Texas Western Press, 1989). Claiming Their Own Land: Women Homesteaders in Texas, Florence C. Gould (Texas Western Press, 1991). Concealed Under Petticoats: Married Women’s Property and the Law of Texas, 1840-1913, Kathleen E. Lazarou (Garland Publishing, 1986). Read All About Her! Texas Women’s History: A Working Bibliography, Elizabeth Snapp (Texas Women’s University Press, 1996).

History of the women in this Texas region. Author: Burnett, Georgellen. Texas Western Press, 1990. Gray cloth with red spine.

There is a lot of material in this book. Все результаты Поиска книг Google » Об авторе (1998). Since it is restricted to the Texas panhandle, there is room for pretty detailed coverage Читать весь отзыв. Все результаты Поиска книг Google Об авторе (1998). Elmer Kelton was born on April 29, 1926 in west Texas. He earned a degree in journalism from the University of Texas at Austin and served in Europe during World War II.

Formed on the arid Llano Estacado, water needed to be pumped from .

Formed on the arid Llano Estacado, water needed to be pumped from underground aquifers. By 1900, 335 windmills and 100 dams watered the herd. 1,500 miles of fence was built, dividing the ranch into 94 pastures. The book also details the connection between John V. Farwell and Charles Goodnight. Goodnight and his partner founded the famous JA Ranch in the same panhandle area on the Liano Estacado and in the Palo Duro Canyon (Texas Grand Canyon). Charles Goodnight: Cowman and Plainsman.

The Llano Estacado (Spanish: ), commonly known as the Staked Plains, is a region in the Southwestern United States that encompasses parts of eastern New Mexico and northwestern Texas

The Llano Estacado (Spanish: ), commonly known as the Staked Plains, is a region in the Southwestern United States that encompasses parts of eastern New Mexico and northwestern Texas. One of the largest mesas or tablelands on the North American continent, the elevation rises from 3,000 feet (900 m) in the southeast to over 5,000 feet (1,500 m) in the northwest, sloping almost uniformly at about 10 feet per mile (. m/km).

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