Votes For Women: The Legal Status of Women
The Library of Congress' American Memory Project - Votes For Women: National American Woman Suffrage Association Collection 1848-1921: The Legal Status of Women. In a series of seven chapters, Jessie undertakes an examination of the legal status of women in the United States concerning the property rights of married women--including intestate estates and the right to support, divorce, child custody, rape and the age of consent, female criminality, and woman suffrage. Each chapter contains a brief overview, followed by a state-by state analysis of women's status. Also contains some interesting tables.
8, 9, 10, 11, 12, Adult/Continuing education, Community College, Higher education
Debate, History, Journalism, Listening Comprehension, Literature, Reading, Speech, Vocabulary, Whole Language, Anthropology, Civics, History, Human Behavior, Human Relations, Sociology, State History, Technology And Civilization, United States Constitution, United States Government, United States History, World History, Christianity, History
General public, Students
The Library of Congress' American Memory Project