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Indian women; thirteen who played a part in the history of America from earliest days to now

by Lela Waltrip

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Published by D. McKay Co. in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Juvenile literature,
  • Indians of North America,
  • Biography,
  • Women

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsWaltrip, Rufus
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsE98.W8 W3
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiv, 169 p.
    Number of Pages169
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL26690802M
    LC Control Number64023148

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Indian women; thirteen who played a part in the history of America from earliest days to now by Lela Waltrip Download PDF EPUB FB2

Thirteen Who Played a Part in the History of America from Earliest Days to Now. By Lela and Rufus Waltrip. Publisher: David McKay Company, Inc. New York, First Edition, Hardback with slip cover, pages. The thirteen Indian women presented to readers in this collection of biographical sketches have all played important roles in.

Get this from a library. Indian women: thirteen who played a part in the history of America from earliest days to now. [Lela Waltrip; Rufus Waltrip] -- Describes Indian women-Big Eyes, Pocahontas, Sacagawea, Winema, Cynthia Ann Parker, Sarah Winnemucca, Indian Emily, Tomassa, Neosho, Maria Martinez, Anne Dodge Wanneka, and Pablita Velarde.

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