Mail-Order Brides Wanted
Many people migrated to the western United States during the 19th century in hopes of finding new opportunities and fortune. But because it was uncharted territory, it was a very dangerous situation. There were very few women that felt that they were able to handle the wild west, so more often than not, men would advertise their need for wives to settle with.
Have you ever thought about how rich people kept in shape during the turn of the century?