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

Collection Type

  • Books and periodicals

GUSN

GUSN-149048

Description

xiii, 405 p., [6] leaves of plates : ill. ; 25 cm.

Details

Descriptive Terms

Women History.
Women Suffrage History.
Women's rights History.

Originator

Flexner, Eleanor, 1908-

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.

Publication

Cambridge, Mass. : Belknap Press of Harvard University Press

Description

xiii, 405 p., [6] leaves of plates : ill. ; 25 cm.

Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

ISBN

0674106512
0674106520

Call Number

Stacks HQ1410.F6 1975

Places

United States

Edition

Rev. ed.