Vanished Arizona Recollections of the Army Life of a New

❰PDF❯ ❤ Vanished Arizona Recollections of the Army Life of a New England Woman Author Martha Summerhayes – Fobi-lieser.de In 1874 when Martha Summerhayes came as a bride to Fort Russell in Wyoming Territory she saw not much in those first few days besides bright buttons blue uniforms and shining swords but soon enough thIn 1874 when Martha Summerhayes came as a bride to Fort Russell in Wyoming Territory she saw not much in those first few days besides bright buttons blue uniforms and shining swords but soon enough the hard facts of army life began to intrude Remonstrating with her husband Jack that she had only three rooms and a kitchen instead of a whole house she was informed that women are not reckoned in at all in the War Department which also failed to appreciate that 'lieutenants' wives needed quite as much as colonels’ wiv.

Es In fact Martha had only a short time to enjoy her new quarters for in June her husband’s regiment was ordered to Arizona that dreaded and then unknown land Although Martha Summerhayes’s recollections span a quarter of a century and life at a dozen army posts the heart of this book concerns her experiences during the 1870s in Arizona where as Dan L Thrapp observes in his introduction the harsh climate and perennial natural inconveniences from rattlesnakes to cactus thorns and white desperadoes all made it a l.

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Vanished Arizona Recollections of the Army Life of a New

Vanished Arizona Recollections of the Army Life of a New American memoiristShe was a Nantucket Massachusetts native who later on in life immigrated to Arizona A well travelled and educated woman Summerhayes spent two years from 1871 to 1873 studying literature in Germany Her passion for writing took her into a career as a writer She became well known as a writer in Massachusetts but she usually did her writing during the winter which in turn

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  1. Anbolyn Anbolyn says:

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  2. Ann Kuhn Ann Kuhn says:

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  3. Ron Ron says:

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  4. Clay Davis Clay Davis says:

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  5. J. Bryce J. Bryce says:

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  6. Thebarrys10 Thebarrys10 says:

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  7. Pattie Pattie says:

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  8. Martha Martha says:

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  9. Chris Babcock Chris Babcock says:

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  10. Carol lowkey.bookish Carol lowkey.bookish says:

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