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Author Derks, Scott, author

Title Working Americans, 1810-2015. Volume VI, Women at work / by Scott Derks
Edition Second edition
Published Amenia, NY : Grey House Pub., [2015]
©2015
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Description 1 online resource (xii, 605 pages) : illustrations
Series Working Americans ; v.6
Derks, Scott. Working Americans.
Contents 1810-1899. 1810 Profile: Estate Matron ; 1826 Profile: Schoolteacher ; 1858 Profile: Plantation Wife ; 1881 Profile: Educational Reformer ; 1896 Profile: Anti-Corset Advocate ; 1898 Profile: Child Prodigy Composer -- 1900-1909. 1901 Profile: Anti-Cigarette Advocate ; 1905 Profile: Irish Servant ; 1907 Profile: Teacher & Organizer -- 1910-1919. 1916 Profile: Teacher of Immigrant Children ; 1917 Profile: Creator of Campbell's Kids ; 1919 Profile: Hair Care Business Owner -- 1920-1929. 1921 Profile: Teacher of German Immigrants ; 1927 Profile: Jazz Singer & Dancer ; 1928 Profile: Purity for Silent Films Advocate ; 1930-1939. 1933 Profile: School Librarian ; 1936 Profile: Olympic Swimmer ; 1939 Profile: Pianist & Arranger -- 1940-1949. 1945 Profile: High School Teacher ; 1945 Profile: US Navy Lieutenant ; 1948 Profile: Baseball Player -- 1950-1959. 1955 Profile: Founder of Scholarship Program ; 1956 Profile: Puerto Rican Factory Worker ; 1959 Profile: Hospital Workers' Strike Organizer -- 1960-1969. 1964 Profile: Black Artist Producer ; 1965 Profile: Psychologist & Head Start Champion ; 1969 Profile: Co-founder of SIECUS -- 1970-1979. 1970 Profile: Executive Director of CTW ; 1972 Profile: Grateful Dead Deadhead ; 1976 Profile: Inventor of Liquid Paper -- 1980-1989. 1983 Profile: Anti-Nuclear Weapons Advocate ; 1983 Profile: Microphone Boom Operator ; 1985 Profile: Classical Singer -- 1990-1999. 1992 Profile: High School Athlete & Scholar ; 1994 Profile: Hydrogen Fuel Cell Visionary ; 1999 Profile: Standardized Testing Skeptic -- 2000-2009. 2000 Profile: Lawyer Debating Prayer at School ; 2001 Profile: Ultimate Frisbee Player ; 2006 Profile: Olympic Hockey Player -- 2010-2015. 2010 Profile: Homeschooling Mother ; 2012 Profile: Nursery School Founder ; 2015 Profile: Artist
Notes "A universal reference book."
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 581-582) and indexes
Notes Print version record
Subject Labor -- United States -- History -- 19th century.
Labor -- United States -- History -- 20th century.
Labor -- United States -- History -- 21st century.
Occupations -- United States -- History -- 19th century.
Occupations -- United States -- History -- 20th century.
Occupations -- United States -- History -- 21st century.
Social classes -- United States -- History -- 19th century.
Social classes -- United States -- History -- 20th century.
Social classes -- United States -- History -- 21st century.
Women -- Employment -- United States -- History -- 19th century.
Women -- Employment -- United States -- History -- 20th century.
Women -- Employment -- United States -- History -- 21st century.
Working class -- United States -- History -- 19th century.
Working class -- United States -- History -- 20th century.
Working class -- United States -- History -- 21st century.
United States -- Economic conditions.
Genre/Form History.
Military history.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 1682170780 (electronic bk)
9781682170786 (electronic bk)
Other Titles Women at work