Hooker, Forrestine C. (Forrestine Cooper), 1867-1932

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Author of novels for young adults, based on her life growing up in the frontier army and as ranch woman married into the family of the largest ranch in southern Arizona. Her father, Charles L. Cooper was officer in the 10th U.S. Cavalry, one of two regiments of black troops, known as the Buffalo Soldiers, commanded by white officers.

From the description of Forrestine C. Hooker photograph collection, undated. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 220926733

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creatorOf Hooker, Forrestine C. (Forrestine Cooper), 1867-1932. Forrestine C. Hooker photograph collection, undated. Museum of the Great Plains
creatorOf Cornell, Sarah Hughes, 1862-1938. Papers of Sarah Hughes Cornell, 1899-1939. Huntington Library, Art Collections & Botanical Gardens
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associatedWith Clarke, Powhatan H. (Powhatan Henry), 1862-1893 person
associatedWith Cooper, Charles Lawrence, b. 1845 person
associatedWith Cornell, Sarah Hughes, 1862-1938. person
associatedWith Hooker, Henry Clay, 1828-1907 person
associatedWith United States. Army. Cavalry, 10th corporateBody
Place Name Admin Code Country
West (U.S.)
Frontier and pioneer life--Photographs
Women authors, American--Photographs
Ranch life--Photographs
Women authors, American


Birth 1867

Death 1932


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