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Author Enss, Chris, 1961-

Title Hearts West : true stories of mail order brides on the frontier / Chris Enss.

Imprint Guilford, Conn. : TwoDot, c2005.

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Location Call No. Status OPAC Message Public Note Gift Note
 Moore Stacks  HQ802 .E575 2005    Available  ---
Edition 1st ed.
Description xii, 114 p. : ill. ; 23 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. [109]-114).
Contents Mary Richardson & Elkanah Walker -- Eleanor Berry & Louis Dreibelbis -- Asa Mercer -- Matrimonial news -- Phoebe Harrington & William Silbaugh -- The forlorn bride -- Bethenia Owens-Adair & Legrand Hill -- The Benton brides -- A happy ride -- Rachel Bella Kahn & Abraham Calof -- Elinore Pruitt & Clyde Stewart -- Trouble on a bridal tour -- The red stocking snoozers -- Eliza Farnham -- Bridal couples -- Kathleen Forrestall -- The new plan.
Subject Marriage brokerage -- West (U.S.) -- History.
Mail order brides -- West (U.S.) -- Biography.
Women pioneers -- West (U.S.) -- Biography.
Frontier and pioneer life -- West (U.S.)
West (U.S.) -- Social life and customs.
West (U.S.) -- Biography.
ISBN 076272756X