Skip to main content

The Cowgirls, 1961-1977


Series Description

In The Cowgirls, Roach examines the role of women in the forming of the West. The book considers women as ranchers, pistol packers, and rodeo stars. Women in western society and culture are further investigated through a look at movies, songs, dime novels and humor. This series contains answers to Roach's research queries, notes, articles, brochures, clippings, cassettes, letters, photographs and interviews. It is organized generally in the chapter order of the finished book.


  • 1961-1977


Conditions Governing Access

Collection is open for research.


From the Collection: 4 Linear Feet

From the Collection: 8 boxes

Language of Materials

From the Collection: English

Repository Details

Part of the The Wittliff Collections Repository

601 University Drive
San Marcos Texas 78666 USA