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Woman of the Plains the journals and stories of Nellie M. Perry by Nellie M. Perry

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Published by Texas A&M University Press in College Station .
Written in English

Subjects:

Places:

  • Texas Panhandle (Tex.),
  • Texas,
  • Texas Panhandle,
  • Texas Panhandle.

Subjects:

  • Perry, Nellie M., 1864-1953.,
  • Women pioneers -- Texas -- Texas Panhandle -- Biography.,
  • Pioneers -- Texas -- Texas Panhandle -- Biography.,
  • Frontier and pioneer life -- Texas -- Texas Panhandle.,
  • Texas Panhandle (Tex.) -- Biography.,
  • Texas Panhandle (Tex.) -- Description and travel.,
  • Texas Panhandle (Tex.) -- Social life and customs.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. [195]) and index.

Statementedited by Sandra Gail Teichmann.
GenreBiography.
SeriesWest Texas A&M University series ;, no. 5
ContributionsTeichmann, Sandra Gail, 1945-
Classifications
LC ClassificationsF392.P168 P47 2000
The Physical Object
Paginationxiii, 204 p. :
Number of Pages204
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL51730M
ISBN 100890969353
LC Control Number99057743

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