Frontier Children

Frontier Children

Book - 1999
Rate this:
Univ of Oklahoma Pr

Enriched by over 200 vintage photographs, Frontier Children is a visual and verbal montage of childhood in the nineteenth-century West. From a wide range of primary and secondary sources, Linda Peavy and Ursula Smith, well known for their books on western women, have brought together stories and images that erase the stereotypes and bring to life the infinite variety of the experience of growing up in the American West.



Baker & Taylor
A visual tour of the childhood on the American frontier brings a diverse cast of characters to the fore, including boxcar dwellers, Hispanic cornhuskers, youthful hunters, orphans, native Americans, and miners children, always with an eye toward busting stereotypes.

Blackwell North Amer
Enriched by over 200 vintage photographs, Frontier Children is a visual and verbal montage of childhood in the nineteenth-century West. From a wide range of primary and secondary sources, Linda Peavy and Ursula Smith, well known for their books on western women, have brought together stories and images that erase the stereotypes and bring to life the infinite variety of the experience of growing up in the American West.

Baker
& Taylor

Vintage photographs accompany the stories of pioneer children and their families

Publisher: Norman : University of Oklahoma Press, 1999
ISBN: 9780806131610
0806131616
Branch Call Number: 978 PEA
Characteristics: xi, 164 p. : ill. ; 29 cm
Additional Contributors: Smith, Ursula

Opinion

From the critics


Community Activity

Comment

Add a Comment

There are no comments for this title yet.

Age

Add Age Suitability

There are no ages for this title yet.

Summary

Add a Summary

There are no summaries for this title yet.

Notices

Add Notices

There are no notices for this title yet.

Quotes

Add a Quote

There are no quotes for this title yet.

Explore Further

Browse by Call Number

Recommendations

Subject Headings

  Loading...

Find it at DPL

  Loading...
[]
[]
To Top