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Author
Wickenden, Dorothy.
TitleNothing daunted : the unexpected education of two society girls in the West / Dorothy Wickenden.
Publisher
New York, NY : Scribner, 2011.

Edition
1st Scribner hardcover ed.
LOCATIONCALL #STATUS
 3rd FL Education Library Books LA2315.C59 W53 2011  Available
Collationxiv, 286 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
SeriesHelen Patricia McCaffrey Barnett and Archibald Cameron Elias, Jr. Irish Studies Collection.
Bibliog.Includes bibliographical references (pages 261-273) and index.
ContentsBeginnings. -- 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"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.
NoteHelen Patricia McCaffrey Barnett and Archibald Cameron Elias, Jr. Irish Studies Collection.
SubjectWoodruff, Dorothy.
Underwood, Rosamond.
Underwood, Rosamond. fast (OCoLC)fst01929666
Woodruff, Dorothy. fast (OCoLC)fst01930260
Teachers -- Colorado -- Biography.
Education -- Colorado -- History -- 20th century.
Education. fast (OCoLC)fst00902499
Teachers. fast (OCoLC)fst01144248
Colorado. fast (OCoLC)fst01210251
ISBN9781439176580
1439176582
9781439176597
1439176590
9781439176603
1439176604
ISBN/ISSN40019563483
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