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Gerritsen Collection of Aletta H. Jacobs

Searchable collection of publications dating from 1543 to 1945 documenting the condition of women, the evolution of feminist consciousness, and women's rights.

Publication Details

  • Time-span 1543 - 1945
  • Subscription Type SUBSCRIPTION
  • License Information Unlimited simultaneous users.
  • Publisher ProQuest
  • Languages English, German, French, Dutch, Italian, Spanish, Latin, Norwegian, Danish, Swedish
  • Resource Types E-Books and E-Texts
  • Description The Gerritsen Collection contains the full text of over 4,700 publications from around the world documenting the condition of women, the evolution of feminist consciousness, and women's rights. The collection consists of books, monographs, pamphlets, and periodicals collected by Dutch physician and feminist Aletta Jacobs and her husband C.V. Gerritsen. The materials span four centuries (1543 to 1945) and 15 languages. The full text of documents are searchable and are linked to images of the original printed works. (Not updated)