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Product Catalog : Great Lives in Colorado History
Augusta Tabor: Enterprising Pioneer

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Code: 978-0-86541-172-2
Price: $8.95
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By Diane C. Major

[About the Great Lives biography series.]

Augusta Tabor worked! She worked to make a Kansas sod house a home while finding ways to earn money for her family. In the gold fields of Colorado, she worked as a laundress, baked bread for hungry miners, ran boardinghouses, and weighed the miners’ gold and transported it to Denver. She was a Victorian lady who abhorred scandal, but was the innocent caught up in a love-triangle that made headlines across the nation. Having managed her money well, Augusta died a wealthy woman in 1895, while Horace Tabor died penniless.

Ages 8 to 10
Bilingual in English and Spanish
69 pages (English 33/Spanish 36)
Paperback
Trim: 5" by 8"
Publication date: 2013


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