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Main Title American women : a Library of Congress guide for the study of women's history and culture in the United States /
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Author Title of a Work
Harvey, Sheridan
Publisher Library of Congress : For sale by the Supt. of Docs., U.S. G.P.O.,
Year Published 2001
Stock Number 030-000-00288-1
OCLC Number 46661196
ISBN 0844410489; 9780844410487
Subjects Women--United States--History--Library resources ; Women's studies--Library resources ; Library resources--Washington (DC) ; Women--Library resources ; Vrouwen ; Library of Congress ; Quelle ; Frau ; USA
Additional Subjects Library of Congress
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Table of contents
Library Call Number Additional Info Location Last
EOAR  Z7164.U5A47 2001 Region 8 Technical Library/Denver,CO 10/11/2002
Collation xxxvi, 420 pages : illustrations (some color), maps (some color) ; 28 cm
Includes bibliographical references (pages 373-387) and index.
Contents Notes
The general collections ; Marching for the vote : remembering the Woman Suffrage Parade of 1913 / Sheridan Harvey -- Serial and Government Publications Division / Georgia Metos Higley -- Law Library of Congress / Pamela Barnes Craig -- The long road to equality : what women won from the ERA ratification effort / Leslie W. Gladstone -- Rare Book and Special Collections Division / Rosemary Fry Plakas and Jacqueline Coleburn -- Manuscript Division / Janice E. Ruth -- "With peace and freedom blest!" : woman as symbol in America, 1590-1800 / Sara Day -- Prints and Photographs Division / Barbara Orbach Natanson -- Women on the move : overland journeys to California ; Geography and Map Division / Patricia Molen van Ee -- Music Division ; The house that Marian built : the MacDowell Colony of Peterborough, New Hampshire / Robin Rausch -- Recorded Sound Section--Motion Picture, Broadcasting, and Recorded Sound Division / Nancy J. Seeger -- Moving Image Section--Motion Picture, Broadcasting, and Recorded Sound Division / Rosemary Hanes with Brian Taves -- American Folklife Center / James Hardin -- Area studies collections / Peggy K. Pearlstein and Barbara A. Tenenbaum. This important publication is designed to introduce researchers to the opportunities for discovering American women's history and culture at the library of Congress. Covers materials such as textual sources, films, sound recordings, prints and photographs, and other audio or visual material. Intended for academics, advanced graduate students, genealogists, documentary filmmakers, set and costume designers, artists, actors, novelists --PUBLISHER DESCRIPTION.