A Woman Of Many Talents

Photo of Sadie Austin

Sadie was known as a refined and well educated woman and an accomplished pianist. But when they were shorthanded on the ranch, she could put on a split skirt and help the cowhands. She was a skilled horsewoman and was noted for her shooting ability.

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Image Credit:
Sadie Austin, Daughter of Cherry County rancher Charles Austin, Sargent, Nebraska
Courtesy of Nebraska State Historical Society; RG2608:PH2436


Last updated: April 10, 2015

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