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Author Wilke, Joanne.
Title Eight women, two Model Ts, and the American West / Joanne Wilke.
Imprint Lincoln : University of Nebraska Press, [2007]

Author Wilke, Joanne.
Series Women in the West
Women in the West.
Subject Torgrim, Marie Hjelle. -- Correspondence.
Wilke, Joanne -- Family.
Young women -- Travel -- West (U.S.) -- History -- 20th century.
Young women -- West (U.S.) -- Biography.
Women adventurers -- West (U.S.) -- Biography.
Women -- Iowa -- Biography.
Ford Model T automobile.
Automobile travel -- West (U.S.) -- History -- 20th century.
West (U.S.) -- Description and travel.
West (U.S.) -- History, Local.
Description 1 online resource (169 pages, 10 unnumbered pages of plates) : illustrations.
polychrome rdacc
Note digitized 2010 HathiTrust Digital Library committed to preserve pda
Bibliography Note Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents A beginning -- From Iowa -- We on the Pigmy Road -- Echoes or my ribs -- From the cliffs -- Mountain vistas -- Galloping bare-breasted -- A heap of living.
Summary Tells the story of a group of farm girls who met while attending Iowa's Teacher's College and who shared a "yen to see some things." A blend of oral and written history, adventure, memoir, and just plain heartfelt living, this book presents a story of ordinary people doing extraordinary things.
Access Use copy Restrictions unspecified star
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. [S.l.] : HathiTrust Digital Library, 2010.
System Details Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Note Print version record.
ISBN 9780803209978 (electronic bk.)
0803209975 (electronic bk.)
9780803260191 (pbk. ; alk. paper)
0803260199 (pbk. ; alk. paper)
OCLC # 647686503
Additional Format Print version: Wilke, Joanne. Eight women, two Model Ts, and the American West. Lincoln : University of Nebraska Press, ©2007 (DLC) 2007001683

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