Velma B. Johnston

Velma B. Johnston “Wild Horse Annie” was a tireless pioneer in establishing legislation for the protection of wild horses and burros across the United States. Her efforts were instrumental in getting the 1971 Wild Horse and Burro Act passed through Congress, which provides for the protection, management, and control of wild free-roaming horses and burros...

Georgie Sicking

Georgie grew up believing she was born to be a cowhand. However, chances to prove herself were scarce, so Georgie began writing poetry. She eventually achieved her dream of ranching as an equal and her poetry reflects a Western history seen through a ranch hand’s eyes. She owned and ran several ranches and her poetry...