New PDF release: Minnesota's Notorious Nellie King: Wild Woman of the Closed

By Jerry Kuntz

ISBN-10: 1540209091

ISBN-13: 9781540209092

ISBN-10: 1626192073

ISBN-13: 9781626192072

From 1887 to 1893, the period Frederick Jackson Turner marked because the shut of the yankee frontier, a tender girl scandalized the citizens of the Dakotas, Minnesota and northerly Wisconsin together with her fetching visual appeal, eccentric habit and legal misdeeds. top referred to as Nellie King, she hired over a dozen different aliases all through her occupation as faux detective, horse thief, laudanum fiend and common disturber of the doubtful peace of saloons and brothels around the northern plains. She attracted sensational headlines, love-struck suitors and stray revolver photographs with equivalent abandon; her story's Dickensian forged of characters incorporated a hapless counterfeiter, a rushing health care provider, a battle-hardened magician and a decided mom. during this attractive narrative, Jerry Kuntz items jointly the clues to her real identification for the 1st time.

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