Room 9 – Pioneer Woman

Room 9

In this exhibit the pioneer women are honored for their strength, bravery, and dedication to their families in creating a better life for many as they migrated west. The strong bonds that were experienced of neighboring Native American women, sharing in the daily tasks of making a home, birthing babies with only another women’s assistance,and making a hand-made mattress of cotton and cloth unlike the early ones using pine needles or corn husk.
In this room you will see beautiful hand-made quilts, clothing, woven rugs, birthing chair, spinning wheel and early items made by the women that made Show Low what it is today, “A Strong Foundation”.

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