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Author Wilke, Joanne.

Title Eight women, two Model Ts, and the American West / Joanne Wilke
Published Lincoln : University of Nebraska Press, [2007]
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Description 1 online resource (169 pages, 10 unnumbered pages of plates) : illustrations
Series Women in the West
Women in the West.
Contents A beginning -- From Iowa -- We on the Pigmy Road -- Echoes or my ribs -- From the cliffs -- Mountain vistas -- Galloping bare-breasted -- A heap of living
Summary Tells the story of a group of farm girls who met while attending Iowa's Teacher's College and who shared a "yen to see some things." A blend of oral and written history, adventure, memoir, and just plain heartfelt living, this book presents a story of ordinary people doing extraordinary things
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002. MiAaHDL
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Subject Torgrim, Marie Hjelle -- Correspondence.
Wilke, Joanne -- Family.
Automobile travel -- West (U.S.) -- History -- 20th century.
Ford Model T automobile.
Women adventurers -- West (U.S.) -- Biography.
Women -- Iowa -- Biography.
Young women -- Travel -- West (U.S.) -- History -- 20th century.
Young women -- West (U.S.) -- Biography.
West (U.S.) -- Description and travel.
West (U.S.) -- History, Local.
Genre/Form Biography.
Local history.
Records and correspondence.
Personal correspondence.
Form Electronic book
LC no. 2007001683
ISBN 0803209975 (electronic bk.)
9780803209978 (electronic bk.)