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The letters of Elinore Pruitt Stewart, woman homesteader

by Elinore Pruitt Stewart

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Published by Benchmark Books in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Wyoming,
  • Wyoming.
    • Subjects:
    • Stewart, Elinore Pruitt, 1878- -- Correspondence -- Juvenile literature.,
    • Stewart, Elinore Pruitt, 1878- -- Correspondence.,
    • Women pioneers -- Wyoming -- Correspondence -- Juvenile literature.,
    • Pioneers -- Wyoming -- Correspondence -- Juvenile literature.,
    • Frontier and pioneer life -- Wyoming -- Juvenile literature.,
    • Pioneers -- Wyoming.,
    • Frontier and pioneer life -- Wyoming.,
    • Women -- Biography.,
    • Wyoming -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.,
    • Wyoming -- History -- 20th century.

    • About the Edition

      Presents the diary of a woman who made a life for herself and her daughter by homesteading in Wyoming in the early years of the twentieth century.

      Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 77-78) and index.

      Statementedited by Ruth Ashby ; illustrations by Laszlo Kubinyi.
      GenreCorrespondence, Juvenile literature., Correspondence., Biography., Biography
      SeriesIn my own words, In my own words (Benchmark Books (Firm))
      ContributionsAshby, Ruth., Kubinyi, Laszlo, 1937- ill.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsF761 .S8 2004
      The Physical Object
      Pagination79 p. :
      Number of Pages79
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3671695M
      ISBN 100761416455
      LC Control Number2003000973
      OCLC/WorldCa51613798

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Page - At the same time, any woman who can stand her own company, can see the beauty of the sunset, loves growing things, and is willing to put in as much time at careful labor as she does over the washtub, will certainly succeed; will have independence, plenty to eat all the time, and a home of her own in the end.

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Editorial ReviewsPrice: $ Then we stopped to camp, and such a scurrying around to gather brush for the fire and to get supper. Everything tasted so good. Jerrine ate like a man. Then we raised the wagon tongue and spread the wagon sheet over it and made a bedroom for us women.” ― Elinore Pruitt Stewart, Letters Of A Woman Homesteader: By Elinore Pruitt: Illustrated.

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