Transforming women's work : New England lives in the industrial revolution / Thomas Dublin.

Collection Type

  • Books and periodicals

GUSN

GUSN-149061

Description

xix, 324 p. : ill., maps ; 24 cm.

Details

Descriptive Terms

Women Employment History.
Wages Women History.
Industrial revolution
Economic conditions.

Originator

Dublin, Thomas, 1946-

Contents

Women and rural outwork -- Lowell millhands -- Lynn shoeworkers -- Boston servants and garment workers -- New Hampshire teachers -- Workingwomen in New England, 1900.

Publication

Ithaca, N.Y. : Cornell University Press

Description

xix, 324 p. : ill., maps ; 24 cm.

Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 299-315) and index.

ISBN

0801428440 (alk. paper)

Call Number

Stacks HD6096.A11 D83 1994

Places

New England
New England.