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The Resource America's working women, compiled and edited by Rosalyn Baxandall, Linda Gordon and Susan Reverby

America's working women, compiled and edited by Rosalyn Baxandall, Linda Gordon and Susan Reverby

Label
America's working women
Title
America's working women
Statement of responsibility
compiled and edited by Rosalyn Baxandall, Linda Gordon and Susan Reverby
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Contains primary source materials and sections on black slaves, Lowell, women on the Oregon trail, nursing, white slavery, letters from black migrants, the Lawrence textile strike, the Triangle fire, and child care
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
331.4/0973
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
HD6095
LC item number
.A662 1976
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1939-2015
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Baxandall, Rosalyn
  • Gordon, Linda
  • Reverby, Susan
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Women
  • Women
Label
America's working women, compiled and edited by Rosalyn Baxandall, Linda Gordon and Susan Reverby
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Before 1820. Paid and unpaid labor ; Servitude. -- 1820-1865. Slaves and free blacks ; The contested land ; Factory life ; Controversy about women's work. -- 1865-1890. Industry ; Coping with new conditions. -- 1890-1920. Migrants and immigrants ; Rural labor ; Industrial labor ; The tradition of struggle. -- 1920-1940. Nonindustrial work -- The Depression ; Working women organize ; Black women against racism ; Using the state. -- 1940-1955. The war ; Feminine mystique and feminine reality -- 1955-Present. Continuing patterns ; Deindustrialization ; The movements ; New initiatives
Control code
2494596
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xxii, 408, ix pages, 10 unnumbered leaves of plates
Isbn
9780394491509
Lccn
76010574
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(WaOLN)231261
Label
America's working women, compiled and edited by Rosalyn Baxandall, Linda Gordon and Susan Reverby
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Before 1820. Paid and unpaid labor ; Servitude. -- 1820-1865. Slaves and free blacks ; The contested land ; Factory life ; Controversy about women's work. -- 1865-1890. Industry ; Coping with new conditions. -- 1890-1920. Migrants and immigrants ; Rural labor ; Industrial labor ; The tradition of struggle. -- 1920-1940. Nonindustrial work -- The Depression ; Working women organize ; Black women against racism ; Using the state. -- 1940-1955. The war ; Feminine mystique and feminine reality -- 1955-Present. Continuing patterns ; Deindustrialization ; The movements ; New initiatives
Control code
2494596
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xxii, 408, ix pages, 10 unnumbered leaves of plates
Isbn
9780394491509
Lccn
76010574
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(WaOLN)231261

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