Margot McMillen & H. Roberson
Title Called to Courage: Four Women in Missouri History
Book Condition very good
Publisher University of Missouri Press 2002
0826213995 / 9780826213990
Seller ID 398
This book covers the lives of a Native American woman, Ignon Ouaconisen (1700-1751), who traveled with the adventurer Etienne de Bourgmont (and bore his child), pioneer Olive Boone (1783-1858) who was married to Daniel Boone's brother and raised 14 children, Martha Janes Chisley (1833-1911), the mother of the first nationally known African American priest, and Nell Donnelly (1889-1991) who was a pioneering business woman who founded a successful dress company.
Missouri history, women's history