One Woman's West


One Woman’s West: The Life of Mary-Russell Ferrell Colton

by Richard K. Mangum, Sherry Mangum, Sherry G. Mangum

Published: 1997


This is the biography of Mary-Russell Ferrell Colton, artist and philanthropist, who, with her husband, Harold Colton, led the creation of the Museum of Northern Arizona in 1928. Hers is the story of a woman born to wealth and privilege who used her advantages to contribute to a greater understanding of and appreciation for the Native arts and cultures of the Southwest. Mary-Russell Ferrell Colton contributed to the region’s culture as few others have.

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