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Annie Oakley

Legendary Sharpshooter's Gun Sells For HUGE Sum

AP | Posted 01.26.2014 | Crime

DALLAS (AP) — Somebody got Annie's gun, though the person did have to pay $293,000 for it. A shotgun once owned by the legendary sharpshooter Annie...

Struggling Capital Auctions Off Wild West Artifacts

Reuters | Posted 09.20.2013 | Politics

By Michael Sadowski HARRISBURG, Pa., July 21 (Reuters) - Thousands of artifacts from the Wild West era were sold off during a week-lon...

On the Trail of Annie Oakley

Susan Dormady Eisenberg | Posted 07.08.2013 | Travel
Susan Dormady Eisenberg

Want to meet the flesh-and-blood Annie Oakley? Summer is the ideal time to visit her hometown of Greenville, Ohio, and her many rural haunts in Darke County. You'll catch a glimpse of who she was and see the verdant farmland and forests that nourished her spirit.

Annie Leibovitz's Surprising New Show

Posted 02.03.2012 | Arts

Photographer Annie Leibovitz is known for her captivating photographs of people, mostly celebrities. Her portraits, through spectacle, evoke the essen...

On the Trail of Annie Oakley in Cambridge, Maryland

Susan Dormady Eisenberg | Posted 05.25.2011 | Travel
Susan Dormady Eisenberg

On Maryland's quaint eastern shore in the city of Cambridge stands the only surviving residence of American sharpshooter, Annie Oakley.

Rubbernecking: Project Runway Episode 8, "A Rough Day on the Runway"

Holly Cara Price | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Holly Cara Price

This week the show begins with everyone (OK, Ivy and Michael D) tweezing their eyebrows in their pocket hand mirrors. Michael C dishes on Ivy to Andy and honestly, I can no longer feel sorry for him

American Woman: 15 Trailblazers Vogue Left Off Their List

Lesley M. M. Blume | Posted 11.28.2012 | Style
Lesley M. M. Blume

At this time of year, for those in the fashion industry, "going to the Met" has nothing to do with spending a lazy day in the galleries, admiring Byza...

An Audio Book Review: Forget Butch and Sundance, Etta's the Real Star Here

Tom Alderman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Tom Alderman

In this imaginative and fictional biography, Etta Place can shoot a gun as well as Annie Oakley, ride a horse like Buffalo Bill and rob banks with the skill of an experienced outlaw.

Palin the Frontierswoman?

Victoria Rosner | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Victoria Rosner

Many see Palin as a frontierswoman-- a throwback to bygone Americans, those women who helped their men win the West (or in this case, the North).

Sarah Palin's Real Appeal: Annie Oakley is Running for National Office

Michael Russnow | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Michael Russnow

In their attempt to sell newspapers and build ratings, the major media outlets have accentuated Sarah Palin's so-called virtues, and in so doing made her more appealing than the reality of her public and personal life.