|ABSTRACT OF THE STORY|
|Name of the Storyteller: Leslie A. Cohen|
|Title of the Story: An American Cowgirl, Fanny Sperry|
|Story Source Material: An adaptation taken from various sources.|
|Taletype Classification of the Story: Historical Story|
|Story Rating: General Audience|
Fanny Sperry was one of America’s first cowgirls. She and her family were among our nations brave pioneers that ventured to the great northwest to discover the frontier and the great-untamed territory. Fanny made a name for herself as one of the most respected horse trainers and cowgirls of her time. She paved a respectable path for early American women and created a history of prideful moments for cowgirls everywhere.