The Hard Rock Life of Pioneer May Arkwright Hutton
||Barmeyer O'Brien, Mary|
|Publication Date:||Aug 2013|
| Publisher:||Globe Pequot Press, The|
| Book Format:||Paperback|
|List Price:||USD $16.95|
| Book Description: |
Spinster May Arkwright Hutton went West in her low-cut, bright colored dresses and made a living for herself cooking for the men who mined in the silver fields of Idaho--alienating the "proper" women of town and making important friends among the miners and merchants. When she and her husband (a man she met in her café) struck it rich, she devoted the rest of her life to philanthropy and social causes leaving a legacy of good works that still affects...