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How Annie Oakley, "Princess of the West," Preserved Her Ladylike Reputation

Lillian Russell (December 4, 1860 � June 6, 1922) was an American actress and singer. She became one of the most famous actresses and singers of the late 19th and early 20th centuries, known for her beauty and style, as well as for her voice and stage presence.

Cowgirl from the old west, 1886 - "It ain't the clothes that make the cowgirl, it's the attitude and heart." ~Unknown <> (western, wild wild west, history, women)

Cattle Annie and Little Britches have been mostly forgotten in the annals of western history, but not in the Oklahoma and Indian Territories. They were two of the most famous female outlaws ever to strap on a six gun. They were a cattle thieving couple from the Indian Nation of Oklahoma who only flourished for a couple of years before being caught. They were known to be closely associated with the infamous Wild Bunch.