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A sweet, separate intimacy : women writers of the American frontier, 1800-1922, edited by Susan Cummins Miller

Label
A sweet, separate intimacy : women writers of the American frontier, 1800-1922
Title
A sweet, separate intimacy
Title remainder
women writers of the American frontier, 1800-1922
Statement of responsibility
edited by Susan Cummins Miller
Contributor
Editor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
An anthology of writings by 34 American women of the frontier, covering a broad spectrum of genres and voices, including poetry, fiction, and writing by women of Native American, Hispanic, Anglo, and Chinese ethnicity
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
810.8/09287/0978
Index
index present
LC call number
PS509.F7
LC item number
S84 2000
Literary form
mixed forms
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1949-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Miller, Susan Cummins
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Frontier and pioneer life
  • Women pioneers
  • Indians of North America
  • West (U.S.)
  • American literature
  • American literature
Label
A sweet, separate intimacy : women writers of the American frontier, 1800-1922, edited by Susan Cummins Miller
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references 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
  • Reminiscences by Frances D. Gage : Sojourner Truth
  • Out west (the West)
  • His place
  • Arizona
  • The fruit of the yucca tree
  • Sharlot Mabridth Hall --- Prairie dawn
  • Prairie spring
  • from The Song of the lark, part IV
  • The enchanted bluff
  • Willa Sibert Cather
  • The song of the Hopi chief
  • from Elsie Magoon, or, The old still-house in the hollow : a tale of the past.
  • Lololomai's prayer
  • Natalie Curtis Burlin
  • from Impressions of an Indian childhood.
  • I. My mother
  • VI. The ground squirrel
  • from School days of an Indian girl.
  • V. Iron routine
  • VII. Incurring my mother's displeasure
  • from An Indian teacher among Indians.
  • III. My mother's curse upon white settlers
  • Chapter XXI
  • Gertrude Simmons Bonnin (Zitkala-Sa)
  • from Letters from a woman homesteader
  • Elinore Pruitt Rupert Stewart
  • Red earth.
  • Muy vieja mexicana
  • On the acequia madre
  • El rito de Santa Fe /Alice Corbin Henderson
  • Candle-light and sun.
  • Candle-light
  • The mask
  • Frances Dana Barker Gage (Aunt Fanny)
  • Rain-prayer
  • Fame
  • Song of sunlight
  • Alice Corbin Henderson
  • from Summer on the lakes, in 1843.
  • Chapter 3
  • Sarah Margaret Fuller Ossoli
  • from Memoirs of Mary A. Maverick, San Antonio's first American woman.
  • Chapter VII
  • Mary Ann Adams Maverick
  • The origin of the robin : an oral allegory
  • California, in 1851. Letter third. A trip into the mines
  • Louise Amelia Knapp Smith Clappe (Dame Shirley)
  • An order for a picture
  • My grandfather
  • Alice Cary
  • Our homestead
  • Homes for all (plea for the homeless)
  • The barefoot boy
  • Granny's house
  • Phoebe Cary
  • The forsaken brother : a Chippewa tale
  • from Souvenirs of my time
  • Jessie Ann Benton Frémont
  • Cheyenne Mountain
  • from Echoes in the city of angels
  • from Ramona : a story.
  • Chapter II
  • Helen Maria Fiske Hunt Jackson (H.H.), (Marah), (Saxe Holm)
  • from A lady's life in the Rocky Mountains, letter VII
  • Isabella Lucy Bird Bishop
  • from The squatter and the Don : a novel descriptive of contemporary occurrences in California.
  • Jane Johnston Schoolcraft (Bame-wa-wa-ge-zhik-a-quay), (Rosa), (Leelinau)
  • Chapter III
  • María Amparo Ruiz de Burton (C. Loyal)
  • from Personal studies of Indian life.
  • Politics and 'pipe-dancing'
  • Tribal life among the Omahas
  • Alice Cunningham Fletcher
  • California
  • In the Grand Cañon
  • With a wreath of laurel
  • Listening back
  • from A new home : who'll follow?, or, Glimpses of western life.
  • Ina Donna Coolbrith (Josephine Donna Smith)
  • from Tenting on the plains, or, General Custer in Kansas and Texas.
  • Chapter XV
  • from Boots and saddles, or, Life in Dakota with General Custer.
  • Chapter XXIX
  • Elizabeth Clift Bacon Custer
  • Letter from Sara Winnemucca, an educated Pah-Ute woman
  • The Pah-Utes
  • Sara Winnemucca Hopkins
  • from Vanished Arizona : recollections of my army life.
  • Chapter X
  • Chapter XXIV;
  • Chapter XXIX
  • Martha Dunham Summerhays
  • The skeleton on Round Island
  • Mary Hartwell Catherwood
  • from A California mining camp
  • from Pictures of the far west
  • Mary Hallock Foote
  • How the pump stopped at the morning watch
  • Mary Hallock Foote
  • Chapter XI
  • Curfew must not ring to-night
  • from The white lady of La Jolla
  • Rose Hartwick Thorpe
  • from Fifteen thousand miles by stage, chapter III
  • Carrie Adell Green Strahorn
  • Nedawi
  • Susette La Flesche (Bright Eyes)
  • The vengeance of Padre Arroyo
  • Gertrude Franklin Horn Atherton
  • from Summer cañons
  • Caroline Matilda Stansbury Kirkland (Mrs. Mary Clavers), an actual settler
  • A cycle
  • from Two sonnets of lost love.
  • II. Before burial
  • from The biography of a baby
  • Milicent Washburn Shinn (M.W.S.)
  • California colors
  • Santa Clara hills
  • An honest woman
  • Charlotte Anna Perkins Stetson Gilman
  • Ashes of roses
  • Address to Women's Rights Convention, Akron, Ohio, May 28, 1851
  • The wood-chopper to his ax
  • Pima tales
  • Elaine Goodale Eastman
  • Leaves from the mental portfolio of an Eurasian
  • Edith Maude Eaton (Sui Sin Far)
  • preface to The land of little rain
  • Mary Hunter Austin
  • Pahawitz-Na'an
  • Neither spirit nor bird (Shoshone love song)
  • Mary Hunter Austin
Control code
ocm43095952
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
xiv, 447 pages
Isbn
9780874806373
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
99089836
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)43095952
Label
A sweet, separate intimacy : women writers of the American frontier, 1800-1922, edited by Susan Cummins Miller
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references 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
  • Reminiscences by Frances D. Gage : Sojourner Truth
  • Out west (the West)
  • His place
  • Arizona
  • The fruit of the yucca tree
  • Sharlot Mabridth Hall --- Prairie dawn
  • Prairie spring
  • from The Song of the lark, part IV
  • The enchanted bluff
  • Willa Sibert Cather
  • The song of the Hopi chief
  • from Elsie Magoon, or, The old still-house in the hollow : a tale of the past.
  • Lololomai's prayer
  • Natalie Curtis Burlin
  • from Impressions of an Indian childhood.
  • I. My mother
  • VI. The ground squirrel
  • from School days of an Indian girl.
  • V. Iron routine
  • VII. Incurring my mother's displeasure
  • from An Indian teacher among Indians.
  • III. My mother's curse upon white settlers
  • Chapter XXI
  • Gertrude Simmons Bonnin (Zitkala-Sa)
  • from Letters from a woman homesteader
  • Elinore Pruitt Rupert Stewart
  • Red earth.
  • Muy vieja mexicana
  • On the acequia madre
  • El rito de Santa Fe /Alice Corbin Henderson
  • Candle-light and sun.
  • Candle-light
  • The mask
  • Frances Dana Barker Gage (Aunt Fanny)
  • Rain-prayer
  • Fame
  • Song of sunlight
  • Alice Corbin Henderson
  • from Summer on the lakes, in 1843.
  • Chapter 3
  • Sarah Margaret Fuller Ossoli
  • from Memoirs of Mary A. Maverick, San Antonio's first American woman.
  • Chapter VII
  • Mary Ann Adams Maverick
  • The origin of the robin : an oral allegory
  • California, in 1851. Letter third. A trip into the mines
  • Louise Amelia Knapp Smith Clappe (Dame Shirley)
  • An order for a picture
  • My grandfather
  • Alice Cary
  • Our homestead
  • Homes for all (plea for the homeless)
  • The barefoot boy
  • Granny's house
  • Phoebe Cary
  • The forsaken brother : a Chippewa tale
  • from Souvenirs of my time
  • Jessie Ann Benton Frémont
  • Cheyenne Mountain
  • from Echoes in the city of angels
  • from Ramona : a story.
  • Chapter II
  • Helen Maria Fiske Hunt Jackson (H.H.), (Marah), (Saxe Holm)
  • from A lady's life in the Rocky Mountains, letter VII
  • Isabella Lucy Bird Bishop
  • from The squatter and the Don : a novel descriptive of contemporary occurrences in California.
  • Jane Johnston Schoolcraft (Bame-wa-wa-ge-zhik-a-quay), (Rosa), (Leelinau)
  • Chapter III
  • María Amparo Ruiz de Burton (C. Loyal)
  • from Personal studies of Indian life.
  • Politics and 'pipe-dancing'
  • Tribal life among the Omahas
  • Alice Cunningham Fletcher
  • California
  • In the Grand Cañon
  • With a wreath of laurel
  • Listening back
  • from A new home : who'll follow?, or, Glimpses of western life.
  • Ina Donna Coolbrith (Josephine Donna Smith)
  • from Tenting on the plains, or, General Custer in Kansas and Texas.
  • Chapter XV
  • from Boots and saddles, or, Life in Dakota with General Custer.
  • Chapter XXIX
  • Elizabeth Clift Bacon Custer
  • Letter from Sara Winnemucca, an educated Pah-Ute woman
  • The Pah-Utes
  • Sara Winnemucca Hopkins
  • from Vanished Arizona : recollections of my army life.
  • Chapter X
  • Chapter XXIV;
  • Chapter XXIX
  • Martha Dunham Summerhays
  • The skeleton on Round Island
  • Mary Hartwell Catherwood
  • from A California mining camp
  • from Pictures of the far west
  • Mary Hallock Foote
  • How the pump stopped at the morning watch
  • Mary Hallock Foote
  • Chapter XI
  • Curfew must not ring to-night
  • from The white lady of La Jolla
  • Rose Hartwick Thorpe
  • from Fifteen thousand miles by stage, chapter III
  • Carrie Adell Green Strahorn
  • Nedawi
  • Susette La Flesche (Bright Eyes)
  • The vengeance of Padre Arroyo
  • Gertrude Franklin Horn Atherton
  • from Summer cañons
  • Caroline Matilda Stansbury Kirkland (Mrs. Mary Clavers), an actual settler
  • A cycle
  • from Two sonnets of lost love.
  • II. Before burial
  • from The biography of a baby
  • Milicent Washburn Shinn (M.W.S.)
  • California colors
  • Santa Clara hills
  • An honest woman
  • Charlotte Anna Perkins Stetson Gilman
  • Ashes of roses
  • Address to Women's Rights Convention, Akron, Ohio, May 28, 1851
  • The wood-chopper to his ax
  • Pima tales
  • Elaine Goodale Eastman
  • Leaves from the mental portfolio of an Eurasian
  • Edith Maude Eaton (Sui Sin Far)
  • preface to The land of little rain
  • Mary Hunter Austin
  • Pahawitz-Na'an
  • Neither spirit nor bird (Shoshone love song)
  • Mary Hunter Austin
Control code
ocm43095952
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
xiv, 447 pages
Isbn
9780874806373
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
99089836
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)43095952

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