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Everyday Life and Women in America c.1800-1920

Everyday Life is a digital collection comprising thousands of fully searchable images (alongside transcriptions) of monographs, pamphlets, periodicals and broadsides addressing 19th and early 20th century political, social and gender issues, religion, race, education, employment, marriage, sexuality, home and family life, health, and pastimes. The collection is especially rich in conduct of life and domestic management literature. Everyday Life also features contextual essays, a bibliography of secondary literature, chronology and teaching resources.


circa 1800 - 1920

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  • Gender / Sexuality / Women's Studies
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