Notable American Women, 1607-1950

Notable American Women, 1607-1950

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This superb biographical dictionary covers the lives of exceptional women throughout three and a half centuries of American history. Here are artists, lawyers, reformers, educators, entrepreneurs, physicists, writers, pioneers, presidents' ladies, film stars. Here are those known for their deeds and those famed for their looks--the genteel and the disreputable, the highborn and slave-born. Here are the famous in all areas of endeavor--names like Ruth Benedict, Jane Addams, Willa Cather, Isadora Duncan, Carole Lombard, Sojourner Truth, Pocahontas, Texas Guinan, the Everleigh sisters, Carrie Nation, Amelia Earhart. Here also are many names rescued from obscurity.The bulletins, issued about five times a year, covered such wide-ranging subjects as sanitation, interior decorating, ... no false pride, also ran an Ithaca boardinghouse for students and instructors to eke out a beginning annual salary of $350.


Title:Notable American Women, 1607-1950
Author: Edward T. James, Janet Wilson James, Paul S. Boyer
Publisher:Harvard University Press - 1971-01-01
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