Votes For Women: Laws Affecting Women and Children in the Suffrage and Non-Suffrage States
The Library of Congress' American Memory Project - Votes For Women: National American Woman Suffrage Association Collection 1848-1921: Laws Affecting Women and Children in the Suffrage and Non-Suffrage States. This book consists of eight chapters and contains an examination of women's legal status in the areas of protective labor legislation for women and children; minimum wage laws; mothers' pensions; the property rights of married women; child custody; age of consent; control of the liquor traffic; and prostitution. It deals with each of these areas on a state-by-state basis, and includes the black and white pinwheel chart showing good and bad legislation affecting women.
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The Library of Congress' American Memory Project