Nellie Cashman: Prospector and Trailblazer (Southwestern Studies, No. 98)

By: Ledbetter, Suzann

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Light edge wear.Biography of Irish-born Nellie Cashman (1850-1925) who, after arriving in Boston in the 1860s, soon went West and became a prospector and boarding house proprietor in mining towns ranging from Californian to Nevada to Tombstone, Arizona, . She was the first Caucasian woman to trek British Columbia's rugged Cassiar Mountain region and half a century later was the first woman to fly there in an airplane. Illustrated with vintage photographs throughout.

Title: Nellie Cashman: Prospector and Trailblazer (Southwestern Studies, No. 98)

Author Name: Ledbetter, Suzann

Categories: Biography, Memoirs,

Publisher: Texas Western Press: 1993-03-01

ISBN: 0874041945

ISBN 13: 9780874041941

Binding: Paperback

Book Condition: Used: Very Good

Type: Paperback

Seller ID: 10-4-2038

Keywords: biography old west pioneer business woman prospector,