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Scholastic encyclopedia of women in the United States

Author: Sheila Keenan
Publisher: New York : Scholastic Reference, ©1996.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Brief illustrated articles profile significant women in American history, including Abigail Adams, Molly Pitcher, and Nellie Bly.
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Genre/Form: Encyclopedias
History
Juvenile works
Encyclopedias, Juvenile
Dictionaries
Material Type: Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Sheila Keenan
ISBN: 0590227920 9780590227926 0590227939 9780590227933 9780590051248 0590051245
OCLC Number: 33820210
Notes: Includes indexes.
Description: 206 pages : illustrations ; 28 cm
Contents: First American women (1500s through the 1700s): Overview: Abigail Adams --
Anne Bradstreet --
Molly Brant --
Margaret Brent --
Margaret Corbin --
Mary Dyer --
Rebecca Gratz --
Barbara Heck --
Anne Hutchinson --
Mary Jemison --
Mother Anne Lee --
Lady Deborah Moody --
Judith Sargent Murray --
Eliza Lucas Pinckney --
Molly Pitcher --
Pocahontas --
Susanna Haswell Rowson --
Deborah Sampson --
Nancy Ward --
Mercy Otis Warren --
Martha Washington --
Phillis Wheatley --
Sarah Todd Astor --
Lydia Darragh --
Mary Katherine Goddard --
Deborah Read --
Jemima Wilkinson --
Growth and conflict (1800 through the 1880s): Overview: Louisa May Alcott --
Susan B. Anthony --
Clara Barton --
Dr. Elizabeth Blackwell Amelia Jenks Bloomer --
Belle Boyd --
Mary Cassatt --
Fanny Jackson Coppin --
Prudence Crandall --
Jane Croly --
Emily Dickinson --
Dorthea Dix --
Mary Baker Eddy --
Sarah Edmonds --
Margaret Fuller --
Angelina & Sarah Grimke --
Sarah Josepha Hale --
Frances Ellen Watkins Harper --
Harriet Hosmer --
Lucy Larcom --
Edmonia Lewis --
Belva Lockwood --
Mary Lyon --
Maria Mitchell --
Lucretia Mott --
Annie Oakley --
Lydia Pinkham --
Charlotte E. Ray --
Sacajawea --
Elizabeth Cady Stanton --
Lucy Stone --
Harriet Beecher Stowe --
Susie King Taylor --
Sojourner Truth --
Harriet Tubman --
Emma Willard --
Frances Willard --
Sarah Winnemucca --
Victoria Woodhull --
Sarah Bagley --
Gertrude Barcelo --
Catherine Beecher --
Ellen Craft --
Abigail Duniway --
Jessie Benton Fremont --
Margaret Knight --
Dolley Madison --
Esther Morris --
Vinnie Ream --
Dr. Mary Edwards Walker --
Rights of Women (1890s through the 1920s): Overview: Jane Addams --
Nelly Bly --
Annie Jump Cannon --
Willa Cather --
Carrie Chapman Catt --
Bessie Coleman --
Isadora Duncan --
Crystal Eastman --
Fannie Farmer --
Elizabeth Gurley Flynn --
Charlotte Perkins Gilman --
Emma Goldman --
Mother Jones --
Jovita Idar de Juarez --
Helen Keller --
Florence Kelley --
Rose Knox --
Julia Lathrop --
Mary Elizabeth Lease --
Queen Lilluokalani --
Juliette Gordon Low --
Edna St. Vincent Millay --
Alice Paul --
Annie Smith Peck --
Dr. Mary Engle Pennington --
Mary Pickford --
Dr. Susan La Flesche Picotte --
Jeanette Rankin --
Ellen Swallow Richards --
Margaret Sanger --
Dr. Anna Howard Shaw --
Bessie Smith --
Nettie Stevens --
Ida Tarbell --
Mary Church Terrell --
Madame C.J. Walker --
Ida B. Wells --
Edith Wharton --
Harriet Stanton Blatch --
Gertrude Ederle --
Isabella Stewart Gardner --
Harriet Quimby --
Tye Leung Schulze --
Maggie Lena Walker --
Hard Times, Tough Choices (1930s and 1940s) Overview: Bernice Abbott --
Dr. Hattie Alexander --
Marian Anderson --
Mary Anderson --
Doroth Arzner --
Mary McLeod Bethune --
Margaret Bourke-White --
Pearl S. Buck --
Jacqueline Cochran --
Bette Davis --
Molly Dawson --
Katherine Dunham --
Amelia Earhart --
Ella Fitzgerald --
Martha Graham --
Edith Hamilton --
Edith Head --
Katherine Hepburn --
Oveta Culp Hobby --
Malvina Hoffman --
Dr. Karen Horney --
Zora Neale Hurston --
Dorthea Lange -Margaret Mead --
Agnes de Mille --
Luisa Moreno --
Georgia O'Keeffe --
Frances Perkins --
Eleanor Roosevelt --
Augusta Savage --
Gertrude Stein --
Dr. Helen Brooke Taussig --
Dorothy Thompson --
Gertrude Vanderbilt Whitney --
Babe Didrikson Zaharias --
Dorothy Eustis --
Dorothy Schiff --
Rose Schneiderman --
Laura Ingalls Wilder --
American Dream (1950s and 1960s): Overview: Hannah Arendt --
Joan Baez --
Elia Baker --
Gwendolyn Brooks --
Maroa Callas --
Rachel Carson --
Shirley Chisholm --
Septima Clark --
Dian Fossey --
Aretha Franklin --
Betty Friedan --
Althea Gibson --
Fannie Lou Hamer --
Lorraine Hansberry --
Lillian Hellman --
Grace Brewster Murray Hopper --
Dolores Huerta --
Barbara Jordan --
Clare Boothe Luce --
Dr. Maria Goeppert Mayer --
Mary McCarthy --
Marilyn Monroe --
Grandma Moses --
Louise Nevelson --
Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis --
Rosa Parks --
Leontyne Price --
Ethyl Rosenberg --
Wilma Rudolph --
Margaret Chase Smith --
Maria Tallchief --
Lila Acheson Wallace --
Mary Georgene Wells --
Dr. Chien-Shiung Wu --
Alicia Alonso --
Diane Arbus --
Peggy Fleming --
Dette Nesmith Graham --
Janis Joplin --
Coretta Scott King --
Estee' Lauder --
Carson McCullers --
Patsy Mink --
Woman Power! (1970s through the 1990s): Overview: Maya Angelou --
Romana Acosta Banuelos --
Shirley Temple Black --
Connie Chung --
Sandra Cisneros --
Hillary Rodham Clinton --
Celia Cruz --
Angela Davis --
Marian Wright Edelman --
Dr. Gertrude Belle Elion --
Gloria Estefan --
Geraldine Ferraro --
Jane Fonda --
Ruth Bader Ginsburg --
Katherine Graham --
Florence Griffith-Joyner --
Mother Hale --
Patricia Roberts Harris --
Dr. Mae C. Jemison --
Jackie Joyner-Kersee --
Billie Jean King --
Maxine Hong Kingston --
Jeanne Kirkpatrick --
Maggie Kuhn --
Maya Lin --
Audre Lorde --
Wilma Mankiller --
Dr. Barbara McClintock --
Toni Morrison --
Martina Navratilova --
Jessye Norman --
Eleanor Holmes Norton --
Dr. Antonia Novello --
Sandra Day O'Connor --
Dixy Lee Ray --
Janet Reno --
Dr. Sally Ride --
Faith Ringgold --
Phyllis Schiafly --
Muriel F. Siebert --
Gloria Steinem --
Elizabeth Taylor --
Twyla Tharp --
Alice Walker --
Barbara Walters --
Oprah Winfrey --
Dr. Rosalyn Yalow --
Bella Abzug --
Louise Bourgeois --
Rita Dove --
LaDonna Harris --
Juanita Kreps --
Dr. Mathilde Krim --
Nancy Lopez --
Madonna --
Beverly Sills --
Fay Wattleton.
Responsibility: Sheila Keenan.

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Brief illustrated articles profile significant women in American history, including Abigail Adams, Molly Pitcher, and Nellie Bly.

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