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Let's hear it for the fabulous but unheralded women of the Old West

It wasn't all about six guns. There were petticoats. True, women were outnumbered, but they played a significant part in the history of the Old West. A few men—engineers, merchants and bankers—brought their wives to these camps. Some of their wives made…

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