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They dared to dream : Florida women who shaped history

Author: Doris Weatherford; Florida Commission on the Status of Women,
Publisher: Gainesville, FL : University Press of Florida, [2015] ©2015
Series: Florida Quincentennial Book.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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While many works chronicle the various facets of Florida's history, no book has revealed the myriad contributions of the state's pioneering women. Doris Weatherford presents the first comprehensive  Read more...

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Genre/Form: History
Additional Physical Format: Electronic version:
Weatherford, Doris.
They dared to dream.
Gainesville, FL : University Press of Florida, [2015]
(OCoLC)907924054
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Doris Weatherford; Florida Commission on the Status of Women,
ISBN: 9780813060606 0813060605
OCLC Number: 889164760
Description: 560 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.
Contents: A time before --
Newcomers: the first European women, 1513-1819 --
From Spanish colony to statehood and secession, 1820-1859 --
"We live on cornbread and hope": the Civil War and its aftermath, 1860-1880 --
"The world is not suffering for another cake recipe": women's lives expand, 1881-1900 --
A new century, 1901-1920 --
Up and then down, 1921-1940 --
World War II and its aftermath, 1941-1960 --
Agents of change, 1961-1980 --
Through the twentieth century, 1981-2000 --
After the new millennium.
Series Title: Florida Quincentennial Book.
Responsibility: Doris Weatherford with the Florida Commission on the Status of Women Foundation, Inc.

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