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CONGRESSWOMEN'S BIOGRAPHIES
The Congressional web site for biographies of U.S. Congresswomen. Search by chronological order, by state and alphabetically. Includes photos. Very Good

GODEY'S LADY'S BOOK ONLINE
Online edition of five issues of the famous lady's magazine from 1850. Very Good

A HISTORY OF THE AMERICAN SUFFRAGIST MOVEMENT
Excerpts from the book of the same title with primary documents, a timeline, an index and more. The Documents section includes The Declaration of Sentiments, the document that started it all. Very Good

MELISENDE'S WOMEN OF HISTORY
Links to biographies of women in history (mainly European) from around 400-1700 AD. Very Good

PLACES WHERE WOMEN MADE HISTORY - HISTORIC PLACES IN MASSACHUSETTS AND NEW YORK ASSOCIATED WITH WOMEN'S HISTORY       NEW!
An itinerary of 74 sites on the National Historic Register that are associated with women's history. Includes descriptions of each site, photographs, interactive maps, links and more. Very Good

THE TRIANGLE FACTORY FIRE            NEW!
Site about the devastating factory fire in 1911 which had a tremendous impact on the labor movement. Sections include: Political Cartoons {drawings}, Photographs, Oral Histories, Sweatshops and Strikes Before 1911, The Triangle Fire, Relief Work and Investigative Activities, Mourning the Dead Fire Victims, links and more. Very Good

WOMEN AND SOCIAL MOVEMENTS IN THE UNITED STATES 1820- 1940     NEW!
Examines in depth the role of women in various social movements in the 19
thand 20thcenturies. Includes excerpts from original documents. A Teacheršs Corner includes several lesson plans at the secondary level. Very Good

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March 2001