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Century of struggle : the woman's rights movement in the United States / Eleanor Flexner.

Collection Type
Books
Originator
Flexner, Eleanor, 1908-
Publication
Cambridge, Mass. : Belknap Press of Harvard University Press
Contents
The position of American women up to 1800 -- Early steps toward equal education -- The beginnings of organization among women -- The beginnings of reform -- The Seneca Falls Convention, 1848 -- From Seneca Falls to the Civil War -- The Civil War -- The intellectual progress of women, 1860-1875 -- Women in the trade unions, 1860-1875 -- The emergence of a suffrage movement -- First victories in the west -- Breaking ground for suffrage -- The growth of women's organizations -- Women in the Knights of Labor and the early A.F. of L. -- The reform era and woman's rights -- The unification of the suffrage movement -- Entering the twentieth century -- Into the mainstream of organized labor -- The suffrage movement comes of age, 1906-1913 -- New life in the Federal amendment, 1914-1916 -- The turn of the tide, 1916-1918 -- Who opposed woman suffrage? -- A hard-won victory, 1918-1920.
Date
1975.
Edition
Rev. ed.
Description
xiii, 405 p., [6] leaves of plates : ill. ; 25 cm.
Notes
Includes bibliographical references and index.
ISBN
0674106512
0674106520
GUSN
149048
Call Number
Stacks HQ1410.F6 1975
Descriptive terms
Women History.
Women Suffrage History.
Women's rights History.
Places
United States

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