Episode 6: Sex Workers of the Wild West: Part 1

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Karamia tells Emily about the romanticized Wild West, the boomtowns, their "soiled doves", and bawdy houses. They discuss the social identity of women and sex workers at the time, while exploring the reasons for entering the sex trade. You are cordially welcome to learn all about "disorderly houses" and the women within.

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