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The Southern lady : from pedestal to politics, 1830-1930 / Anne Firor Scott.

Available copies

  • 1 of 1 copy available at Berklee College of Music.

Current holds

0 current holds with 1 total copy.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Holdable? Status Due Date
Main Library HQ1418 .S36 1995 37684001104276 Library Stacks Copy hold / Volume hold Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 0813916445
  • ISBN: 9780813916446
  • Physical Description: xv, 312 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm
  • Edition: Expanded pbk. ed.
  • Publisher: Charlottesville : University Press of Virginia, ©1995.

Content descriptions

General Note:
"25th anniversary edition with a new afterword"--Cover.
Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (pages 299-303) and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
The image: queen of the home -- The reality: love, marriage, work, and family life -- Discontent -- The war -- Door after door is being flung open... -- The Lord helps those... -- The right to vote -- Women with the vote -- The new woman observed.
Summary, etc.:
The variety and fevor of comment that greeted Anne Scott's "The Southern Lady" in 1970 can now be seen as a foreshadowing for its lasting impact. In her wide-ranging new Afterword to this edition of a work not infrequently called a classic, the noted historian describes the way it came to be written, asks what she would do differently now, and suggests areas for further exploration. -- From publisher's description.
Subject: Women > Southern States > History.

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