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Humanities Book Group

The West: Image and Reality

2023-10-05 19:00:00 2023-10-05 20:00:00 America/Denver Humanities Book Group Reading discussion on "New Women of the Old West" by Winnifred Gallagher. Brigham City Library - Rooms 1&2 (Combined), Room 3

Thursday, October 05
7:00pm - 8:00pm

Add to Calendar 2023-10-05 19:00:00 2023-10-05 20:00:00 America/Denver Humanities Book Group Reading discussion on "New Women of the Old West" by Winnifred Gallagher. Brigham City Library - Rooms 1&2 (Combined), Room 3

Brigham City Library

Rooms 1&2 (Combined), Room 3

Reading discussion on "New Women of the Old West" by Winnifred Gallagher.

General Series Information:

  • This program has received funding from Utah Humanities.  Utah Humanities enriches our cultural, intellectual, and civic life by providing opportunities for all Utahns to explore life's most engaging questions and the wonders of the human experience.
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New Women in the Old West: From Settlers to Suffragists, an Untold American Story

Thursday, 5 Oct 2023, 7 p.m. - New Women in the Old West: From Settlers to Suffragists, an Untold American Story by Gallagher, Winnifred.

Scholar: Rebecca Andersen, PhD, USU.

New Women in the Old West: From Settlers to Suffragists, an Untold American Story
By Gallagher, Winifred
2021-07 - Penguin Press
9780735223257 CHECK CATALOG

A riveting history of the American West told for the first time through the pioneering women who used the challenges of migration and settlement as opportunities to advocate for their rights, and transformed the country in the process.

Between 1840 and 1910, hundreds of thousands of men and women traveled deep into the underdeveloped American West, lured by the prospect of adventure and …More

Event brought to you by Brigham City Public Library and Utah Humanities

AGE GROUP: | Adults |

EVENT TYPE: | History | Book Group |

TAGS: | Humanities |

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