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Nothing daunted : the unexpected education of two society girls in the West / Dorothy Wickenden.

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  • ISBN: 9781439176580 (hardback)
  • ISBN: 1439176582 (hardback)
  • ISBN: 9781439176597 (paperback)
  • ISBN: 1439176590 (paperback)
  • Physical Description: xiv, 286 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
  • Publisher: New York, NY : Scribner, 2011.

Content descriptions

General Note: Includes index.
Formatted Contents Note: 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.
Summary, etc.: "A captivating book about Dorothy Wickenden's grandmother, who left her affluent East Coast life to "rough it" as a teacher in Colorado in 1916"-- Provided by publisher.
"A captivating full-length book derived from a widely read and much beloved 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.

Available copies

  • 24 copies at Merrimack Valley Library Consortium.
  • 1 of 1 copy available at Hamilton-Wenham Public Library. (Show preferred library)

Current holds

3 current holds with 25 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Collection Status Due Date
Hamilton-Wenham Public Library 371.1009 WIC (Text) Non-Fiction Available -
Amesbury Public Library 920 WIC (Text) Non-Fiction Available -
Burlington Public Library 371.1 WIC (Text) Non-Fiction Available -
Chelmsford MacKay Branch 371.1/Wick (Text) Non-Fiction Available -
Chelmsford Main Library 371.1/Wick (Text) Non-Fiction Available -
Dunstable Free Public Library 371.10092/2B (Text) Stacks Available -
Dunstable Free Public Library 371.10092 WIC pb (Text) Stacks Available -
Flint Memorial Library 371.1 WIC (Text) Non-Fiction Available -
G.A.R. Memorial Library 371.1 Wic (Text) Stacks Available -
Gleason Public Library 371.1 Wic (Text) Non-Fiction Available -
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Subject: Woodruff, Dorothy.
Underwood, Rosamond.
Teachers > Colorado > Biography.
Education > Colorado > History > 20th century.
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