Encyclopedia of Women in the American West

Arranged alphabetically, discusses the lives of more than 150 Western women who have made contributions to American society in such fields as law, education, public performance, and religion.

The professionals at Sage Reference made this volume possible with guidance,
enthusiasm, and a critical eye. In particular, we thank Rolfe A. Janke, Jerry
Westby, Claudia Hoffman, and Leticia Gutierrez for their support, professionalism,
and prompt responses to so many questions over the past three years. Barbara
Coster, our copy editor, brought consistency with good questions and
professional touches to this volume. We also thank all the librarians who have
made much of this ...