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    Nothing daunted [large print] : the unexpected education of two society girls in the West / by Dorothy Wickenden.
    by Wickenden, Dorothy.
    Waterville, Me. : Thorndike Press, 2013.
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    9781410456359 (hardcover : large print)
    1410456358 (hardcover : large print)
    Bib #: 
    841420
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    Thorndike Press large print biography series.
    Description: 
    511 p. (large print) : illustrations ; 23 cm.
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    Large print ed.
    Contents: 
    Beginnings. Overland journey -- The girls from Auburn -- "A funny, scraggly place" -- "Refined, intelligent gentlewomen" -- Old World and New. Unfenced -- The grand tour -- Ferry's scheme -- Departure -- Hell Hill -- Working Girls. Turnips and tears -- The mad ladies of Strawberry Park -- Debut -- Reckonings. The cream of Routt County -- "Unarmed and defenseless" -- "The dark days are very few" -- Three-wire winter -- Commencement.
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    "A ... full-length book derived from a widely read ... New Yorker piece about Wickenden's grandmother and her grandmother's best friend who left their affluent East Coast lives to "rough it" as teachers in the wilds of Colorado in 1916"-- Provided by publisher.
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