Everyday Life & Women in America c.1800-1920


Social life and customs of women


Source material from the Sallie Bingham Center for Women's History, Duke University and the New York Public Library--includes: periodicals, mongraphs, pamphlets, and broadsides. 

Collection addresses 19th and early 20th century social and gender issues:

  • religion
  • race
  • education
  • employment
  • marriage
  • sexuality
  • home and family life