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The Resource Army wives on the American frontier : living by the bugles, Anne Bruner Eales

Army wives on the American frontier : living by the bugles, Anne Bruner Eales

Label
Army wives on the American frontier : living by the bugles
Title
Army wives on the American frontier
Title remainder
living by the bugles
Statement of responsibility
Anne Bruner Eales
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"No one interested in the history of the American West or in women's history should miss this well-written, carefully researched, comprehensive treatment of a subject that previous scholars have largely ignored. Based on the writings of more than fifty women who accompanied their husbands to remote duty posts in the far west
Biography type
contains biographical information
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
163702
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Eales, Anne Bruner
Dewey number
978
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
F596
LC item number
.E25 1996
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • United States
  • United States
  • Women pioneers
  • Army spouses
  • Frontier and pioneer life
  • West (U.S.)
  • Army spouses
  • Frontier and pioneer life
  • Armed Forces
  • Women pioneers
  • United States, West
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
living by the bugles
Label
Army wives on the American frontier : living by the bugles, Anne Bruner Eales
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 195-201) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Preface -- The girl I left behind me -- If you have courage, stay -- A cannon in the dining room -- Servants, shortages, and the sutler -- Holidays, horse races, and hops -- Cholera and creosote -- An itch for epaulets -- A touch of class -- Apaches on the porch -- A drink of dirty water -- Notes
  • Illustrations: Elizabeth Reynolds Burt -- Frances Anne Mullen Boyd -- Alice Kirk Grierson -- Helen Grierson Fuller -- Frances Mack Roe -- Martha Dunham Summerhayes -- Nannie Mills in Native costume -- Mrs. Henry J. Goldman, riding astride and wearing some form of pants -- Elizabeth Bacon Custer and Margaret Custer Calhoun -- Jennie Platt Barnitz -- Major and Mrs. Frederick Benteen at Fort Duchesne, Utah -- Ada Adams Vogdes, San Diego, California, 1892 -- Sutler's store at Fort McPherson, Nebraska, 1873 -- Rustic hotel, Fort Laramie, Wyoming, 1883 -- Wives and daughters of officers stationed at Fort Keogh, Montana -- Military couples dance on canvas spread on the banks of the Yellowstone River, Fort Keogh, Montana, 1892 -- Offices and wives dressed for a masquerade ball, Fort Assiniboine, Montana, 1891 -- A "mounted troop" of wives and children at Fort Laramie, Wyoming, 1888 -- Army family visiting Sioux chief, Sitting Bull, and his family in 1882 [ Twin boy, Alice Quimby, twin boy, Four Robes with baby girl, Sitting Bull, Margaret Smith, Captain Quimby on horse, Fort Randall, 1882 ] -- Tenth Cavalry escort in General Wesley Merritt's party at lunch, St. Mary's, Montana, 1894 -- The first lady voters in Guthrie, Oklahoma Territory, June 5, 1889 -- Water wagon at Fort Keogh, Montana -- U. S. Army ambulance used to transport wives and children of army personnel -- Military families skating at Fort Keogh, Montana, in the late 1880s -- Winter at Fort Yates, North Dakota, c. 1890 -- Amusement hall, Fort Custer, Montana
Control code
ocm35138471
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
xiii, 210 pages
Isbn
9781555661663
Lccn
96031900
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, map
System control number
(OCoLC)35138471
Label
Army wives on the American frontier : living by the bugles, Anne Bruner Eales
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 195-201) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Preface -- The girl I left behind me -- If you have courage, stay -- A cannon in the dining room -- Servants, shortages, and the sutler -- Holidays, horse races, and hops -- Cholera and creosote -- An itch for epaulets -- A touch of class -- Apaches on the porch -- A drink of dirty water -- Notes
  • Illustrations: Elizabeth Reynolds Burt -- Frances Anne Mullen Boyd -- Alice Kirk Grierson -- Helen Grierson Fuller -- Frances Mack Roe -- Martha Dunham Summerhayes -- Nannie Mills in Native costume -- Mrs. Henry J. Goldman, riding astride and wearing some form of pants -- Elizabeth Bacon Custer and Margaret Custer Calhoun -- Jennie Platt Barnitz -- Major and Mrs. Frederick Benteen at Fort Duchesne, Utah -- Ada Adams Vogdes, San Diego, California, 1892 -- Sutler's store at Fort McPherson, Nebraska, 1873 -- Rustic hotel, Fort Laramie, Wyoming, 1883 -- Wives and daughters of officers stationed at Fort Keogh, Montana -- Military couples dance on canvas spread on the banks of the Yellowstone River, Fort Keogh, Montana, 1892 -- Offices and wives dressed for a masquerade ball, Fort Assiniboine, Montana, 1891 -- A "mounted troop" of wives and children at Fort Laramie, Wyoming, 1888 -- Army family visiting Sioux chief, Sitting Bull, and his family in 1882 [ Twin boy, Alice Quimby, twin boy, Four Robes with baby girl, Sitting Bull, Margaret Smith, Captain Quimby on horse, Fort Randall, 1882 ] -- Tenth Cavalry escort in General Wesley Merritt's party at lunch, St. Mary's, Montana, 1894 -- The first lady voters in Guthrie, Oklahoma Territory, June 5, 1889 -- Water wagon at Fort Keogh, Montana -- U. S. Army ambulance used to transport wives and children of army personnel -- Military families skating at Fort Keogh, Montana, in the late 1880s -- Winter at Fort Yates, North Dakota, c. 1890 -- Amusement hall, Fort Custer, Montana
Control code
ocm35138471
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
xiii, 210 pages
Isbn
9781555661663
Lccn
96031900
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, map
System control number
(OCoLC)35138471

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